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All Night In Bed On a Train (Haiku-form)

by Ronald A Pavellas

Of great concern is
The center of gravity
To this traveler

As I slide footward
Seemingly forever
I wait for the crash

Around a long curve
On the endless railroad track
Defying Newton
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Traveling 1500 kilometers from Stockholm to Abisko (Lappland)


08/03/2000

Posted on 02/01/2002
Copyright © 2019 Ronald A Pavellas

Member Comments on this Poem
Posted by Glenn Currier on 12/20/02 at 04:30 AM

I shall never hear that phrase: "center of gravity" in the same way again. Excellent and evocative (for me especially) metaphor of the train to express your Self as a traveler. Good to find a fellow traveler in another part of the world from Texas, USA. Good writing, Ron.

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