collage: AleXander Hirka — elements: xusenru/Pama66—Pixabay

At The Door

Nobody parting at the door ever says to their loved ones
in case I never see you again . . .
If such a thought did bubble to the surface it would quickly be smothered with a hug.

The biggest of all elephants in the Life-shaped room.
Death is no big thing, but only to those without imagination.
Everyone who came in has gone…