suburban houses

Flee

By John Mathews
Category: Family
July 2017

Summer children
squeal and shriek,
Watch wars.
Excitement mounts.

How exotic.
Unexpectedly,
Death arrives.

Grow-up
Grow old
Face death
Evade evil.

Don’t tire.
World is fragile.
Towers burn,
Bridges bludgeon,
Markets stab.

Got to get out.