All That Remains

All That Remains short poem

Outside, always looking in,
A deafening silence encompasses the room.
Inside, never turning around,
Embellished laughter and empty smiles fortify a line of demarcation.

Alone.

The soot amasses dusty clouds,
Engulfing the couches and various chairs.
Never to be used, forgotten and discarded.
Compromising the shadows of the room, a door appears.

Surrounded.

Walking frantically, naïve and oblivious.
Stumbling and tripping, blinded and confused.
Mishandled and abused, sorrowful and betrayed.
Unmistakable revelations, outraged and broken.

Deserted.

A familiar place with a familiar greeting.
The door opens, allowing a somber outline of light through.
The door shuts, forming the ubiquitous umbra of darkness.
Cast away with woeful abandon, I wait.

All that remains.

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