(04 October 1943 / Germany)

My Shadow

Today I tried.
Again and again.
To jump over my own shadow.
Each time I jumped
it moved first.

So, I tried leaping.
But my shadow only
leaped ahead of me.
And now we were
doing long jumps.

But it was the headway
that remained
out of reach.

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Comments (3)

Hey, a bit like going around in circles. It terrible getting nowhere! This made me chuckle. Sincerely Ernestine northover
O yes, this takes me back to being six years old: -)
Cute! Nice and light!