Calm
(C) Rabbi Menachem Creditor

It is understandable,
this ache for solitude,
its offer of peace.
Calm.

Surrounded by solid brown
and gentle chirps,
I could forget, for a while,
the needs of the world.
Calm.

They'll call soon enough.
But, for now
(just for now)
it's nice to feel
calm.

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