I think, therefore I …

alone-2666433_1920If I say what I think, I make you all cross.

If you say what you think, your face lights up.

Why, then, I think, should we not all say what we think?

I think it, but I don’t say it.

To say what I think would make everyone cross.

Crowds of people, lit faces all blurred into one.

One big mass of crossness

So, I think, but I don’t say anything.

 

Copyright owned by Jay Cool, February 2019

Inspired by the theme of imprisonment in the poem ‘War Within Myself’, by Daniel K (as featured on Poem-A-Day.com).

 

 

 

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