Subway Ride

The darkened tunnels guide us,

To a better location.

The crowd of people makes a fuss,

As they push through to leave at their destination.

 

The sitting is particular,

The red seats offer lies of comforts,

The ones who need a place to rest wander circular,

While people with large bags scowl and give retorts.

 

The reading material varies,

They each display a certain play of words--

The ideas of an author, or who a celebrity marries.

 

My stop comes soon,

I need to stretch my feet,

The amount of people will make me swoon,

But getting to my stop is no feat.

 

The End

1 comment about this poem Feed