A bit of cheer I found crumpled in my wallet

Long awkward silences filled the room. Perched like dictators, gathering gloom.

No light refracted, no joy reflected. Hope lay beaten, promise shackled: both dissected.

 

Suggestion to self: Maybe I shouldn’t look at things I stick in my wallet.

Author: duplezwrites

I have been in Asia since early 1996, and have taught in local schools, universities and language schools in South Korea, Indonesia, Thailand, and China. I was a director of studies at language schools in China and a secondary school administrator in Indonesia. More importantly, and I hope more efficiently, I've been a husband, father, and grandfather.

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