zaterdag 3 maart 1990


Stepping inside the words I write 
I hide no tears 
I have no pride 

A questionnaire goes through my brain 
my pen unloads my freight 
the umpteenth pain 
grows old and grey 
in lonely files 

my mind relieved 
I lay me down 
and milder thoughts remain. 

© bert deben 

Edegem, 3rd March 1990.