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Circus (Poem)

Jason, is an educator that uses his spare time to write poems

Circus

What is more enchanting,

For the down and hopeless,

But a show that dazzles,

Or a soft hands caress.


Why peer into the void

When sparks can blind an eye,

Why listen to ruckus,

When songs can hide a cry.


Applause floods a circus,

The show of awesome feats,

Trapeze flips, strongman lifts,

Their tears dried on their cheeks.

© 2019 Jason Villar