THE HERMIT EMERGES

THE HERMIT EMERGES

Out of the closet not,

He gave it special thought…

Wanted to join,

Hadn’t the coin

Someone gave him the shot!

Wasn’t used to being in crowds,

This one particularly loud…!

Laughter and joking

While he sat hoping

Somebody would soften the sound.

He hung in till the end,

Jealous of those with more friends…

But the Hermit’s unique–

He’ll rarely speak,

But whether he does—it depends.

–Jonathan Caswell

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.