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Spectator

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Spectator

0ctober 17 2012
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Hidden away from any light
Hides a spectator, awaiting to fright
He lives in the room-in the closet and corners

He waits until there is no light
Frozen with fear-it's going to be a long night
Whispers, creaks, unexplainable noises enchant the darkness

Forever haunted by this unseen enmity
A mass of darkness never to leave
And alone-always alone I sit and grieve

The spectator watches in the shadows
I know he is there, but I choose to ignore him
But the candles are starting to dim...

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  1. Date: 8/9/2013 8:52:00 PM
    Aye yai yai... things do watch in the shadows. They should take a picture- it would last longer!! Hermph! Always, Laura

  1. Date: 10/25/2012 12:35:00 PM
    Sorry for being late reading your excellent poetry Rebecca. I enjoyed reading it today. I wish I could keep up with all the poets here but I can't. Thank you for sharing your writing with us. Love, Carol

  1. Date: 10/25/2012 9:21:00 AM
    Who's this spectator might be? Mr Howdy? Spooky!!!