Student Connections

The Chair

By Michelle Thompson, student, Long Island Center-Riverhead Unit

October 17, 2013

"The Chair"

He sits

on the edge

of his chair --

that tilts toward me

on that 30-degree angle

Which creates, just… enough…of a wedge

to break that space

of Separateness

and that careless and cruel arrangement

from the gods

who thought it best to seat us apart.

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