Sit Down. Stand Up. (Snakes & Ladders)

April 11, 2012
By Anonymous4Anonymous GOLD, Florence, Alabama
Anonymous4Anonymous GOLD, Florence, Alabama
10 articles 0 photos 1 comment

Favorite Quote:
"I do not intend to tip-toe through life only to arrive safely at death!" -- Unknown


“The Raindrops, The Raindrops, The Raindrops, The Raindrops, The Raindrops, The Raindrops, The Raindrops..”

Radiohead pulsing through my skull.
Sit Down. Stand Up. (Snakes and Ladders)

“We can wipe you out anytime…”

Nobody notices as I drift through space.
Empty Space.
Nothing there.

You notice,
But I don’t.

“Anytime… Anytime… Stand Up, Sit Down.”

You pull the earphones out of my ears, and whisper quietly into my ear,
“The Raindrops, The Raindrops… Anytime.”

You put the earphones back into my ears and walk off.
I see the paper crumpled into my own hand from you.
I watch you walk off,
Away from me.

My eyes graze across the paper,
And I smile.

I will meet you.

And you’ll “Sail Us To The Moon.”


The author's comments:
This is Romance unfolding with Radiohead being at the center of it all.

Similar Articles

JOIN THE DISCUSSION

This article has 0 comments.



SciArc

MacMillan Books

Aspiring Writer? Take Our Online Course!