The Sojourner

by Martha L Shaw

The noise was deafening.

I didn’t really hear it, though.

Some spoke later,

“did you know?”

“Oh, did you hear?”

I only smiled quietly,

Then moved on

Untouched,

Unmoved,

And free.

It was not my destiny,

Just a stop along the way.

By Martha L Shaw © 7-13-2013

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