Rainy Dialogue MAG

By Kathy Trinh, Philadelphia, PA

You stand in the rain, frowning.
Your eyes water your cheeks.
I’d ask what’s wrong,
but you won’t tell.

I tie my tongue in a pretty knot.
I cannot answer
a question never asked.
If you stand in the rain, you too would frown.
And I’ll be amazed if dry your face stays.

Don’t be mad.
Don’t step in mud.

It’s a puddle of dirt.



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on Dec. 4 2009 at 3:14 pm
thesilverrose BRONZE, Richardson, Texas
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"Three may keep a secret, if two of them are dead." -Benjamin Franklin

wonderful poem. keep writing. where did you find the picture???

sally4th said...
on Nov. 9 2008 at 10:31 pm
good poem, i like it keep writing

tweedle dee said...
on Nov. 9 2008 at 1:35 pm
liked the first two lines or stanzas or whatever alot, didnt like the last parts as much. great job!


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