Country Mouse/City Mouse

Deep quiet of the suburbs:

sounds of songbirds and squirrels

burying acorns,

in contrast to my city life:

train whistles,

and boats churning water

against the bulkhead,

as the drawbridge sounds the horn,

and begins to rise.

©annettealaine2017

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