Rain beats at my window
trying to get in
I won’t let the drops
touch my skin
Their desire – to beat me
into blind submission
-to mix with my tears
making a sad precipitation
So nothing…but nothing
will make me let this rain in

©Vivian Zems

Today is Quadrille Monday at dVerse. Kim hosts with the word is ‘Rain’. Quadrille -a poem in exactly 44 words.

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