Imperfections

photo credit: carmenalejandra.delatorre “Mente en Blanco” via photopin (license)

The memory is imperfect.
Sullied by the truth
I recall.
The jagged edged blade
Gives birth to the scar.

That crumbling fortress sheltered my hopes.
While in tableau
We witness the fleeing form
Of the hero of the tale,
The stumbling clown.
 
© 2018 | Frank Regan, All rights reserved.

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