Saturday, May 24, 2008

Boarding House by Ted Kooser


The blind man draws his curtains for the night
and goes to bed, leaving a burning light

above the bathroom mirror. Through the wall,
he hears the deaf man walking down the hall

in his squeaky shoes to see if there's a light
under the blind man's door, and all is right.
please note--art by Edward Hopper

1 comment:

Hey, thanks for your thoughts and your time:>)