A Man with a Hat

credit: gwenbeads.blogspot.dk

credit: gwenbeads.blogspot.dk

There is a man
Strolling along the pavement.
He smiles at you.
Do you hear his walking stick meeting the stones?

 

He touches his hat
It is old and made of felt
With a feather so long it tickles your nose.
Can you smell the dust?

 

He makes his hat disappear
In a puff of smoke
Revealing yellow curls underneath
Can you taste the burnt air?

 

It seems you were tricked;
The air is clear
And the man has no walking stick as he continues on his way,
But he tips his top hat at you as he leaves your brain.

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2 Comments

  1. Very creative. I really like this piece.

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