Fears come in many foolish forms and this is among the most absurd.


Afraid

All her life,
afraid
she wouldn’t get
what was coming to her
And at the end,
afraid she might

Poetry Collection: The Smell of Tweed and Tobacco
This poem is included in
Jim Freeman’s
poetry collection

THE SMELL OF TWEED
AND TOBACCO

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