The week America woke up (a poem)

Image adapted from the CDC website.

Fade back into shadow
it’s safer there

The plague can’t reach
through the curtains
as long as the light can’t get in

Hide now
there’s danger in numbers

Wait now
it’s not safe to go out

is overrated

(13 March 2020)



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