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The Man In The Hall

At the wake.

Image by David Monje on Unsplash

Clink of glass

Clatter of plate

Coals burn brightly

In the grate.


Mummy, who’s that man?

He’s in the hall”

The small voice calls

above the din.




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a. a. gallagher

a. a. gallagher

Thank you for reading & following. I love a jolly good story: I write short stories, enviro. poetry, and kids’ rhymes. Prev. Education includes a. Dip. S.R.M.

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