Thursday, March 5, 2009

The Chance of Rain

When it rains here, we soak
up to our ankles and down
from our hoods. You wouldn't
believe all the water filling
in the cracks of our streets and
rushing down the sidewalks
in thin sheets of current. We
could almost be swept away.

2 comments:

mt said...

i like it dw...

L.L. Barkat said...

Yes. I can see it.

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