The village is sleeping

The earth is grumbling

Walls are cracking

Bricks are falling

Sirens are wailing

People are digging

The silent are screaming

The Pope is praying

The watchers are weeping


Margi Jay        250816


Just wrote this and felt I had to share …

About margijay

I am a walker, a writer and a Scrabble fanatic - the latter being a source of procrastination!
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3 Responses to Amatrice

  1. Donna says:

    Beautiful in its simplicity
    Great one Margi

  2. robbiehenley says:

    It great that you respond to this terrible event Margi; I am just speechless. Finding the words as you do is necessary and moving. rob x

  3. Lucid Gypsy says:

    I missed this one, but it was when I became ill. Things written from the heart are always best!

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