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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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