Smithereens

A day
Smashed
To smithereens
By all means

A mood
Crushed
To blatant retaliation
Increasing aberration

A plan
Ruined
By coincidental matters
A tear spatters

A dream
Shattered
Meaningless at once
No room for bunce

A life
Desperately
On the flutter
At the edge of the gutter...

Joan Marques

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