Enigmas

November 13, 2008
By Rubidoux SILVER, Northfield, Minnesota
Rubidoux SILVER, Northfield, Minnesota
7 articles 16 photos 4 comments

Thick letters
return address nonexistent.
Envelope is creamy ivory. My
name is inked
in raven's wing black.

A key enclosed, heavy in my hands.
Its handle swirls like ivy.

Closed door of rich, dark wood.
Ornate keyhole winks in the light.

The boy on the other side.
His azure eyes
bore holes in my soul. His
smile holds hidden
knowledge. We never meet
again.



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