Poem of the day - The Moviegoer

By Livingly Staff on
Linked from http://www.poetry.com/ --- The Moviegoer Of all the seats you could have taken in this ample, ponderous space, all empty, all available, you chose the spot right next to me. I was desperate for solitude today, a dark, quiet space to stretch my legs or pile them up beneath me. Did you sense that? I sit here now, dazed, cataleptic, weighted to the chair, hypaethral feet flat on the cold cement, the cold penetrating my soles. I am aware of every breath you take. I sit point-blank...Read Full Story