Italo Calvino said: The more enlightened our houses are, the more their walls ooze ghosts.

Posted on March 29, 2013

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Image credit: “love Don’t live here anymore…” – © 2009 Robb North – made available under Attribution 2.0 Generic

Ghosts crash the walls of hope

Standing in mists of unknowing

Break through a sigh of deception

Their screams shattering the glass

Crunch, crash, under my feet

Lying, kneeling, standing

Falling victim leaving

Triumphant my hands reach for the ceiling

Shaking and cold

Ghosts wash over me

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