Sunday, May 7, 2017


Chairs in the
Church parlor—
Different colors,
Different shapes—
Just like the people
Who will sit in them.

Arranged in a circle
For the meeting
Later in the day.

Chairs hold the people
Who sit in them
As well as their history,
Silently containing
Thousands of stories

Through a lifetime of use.

1 comment:

  1. They say "if walls could talk," but perhaps it's the chairs that hold all the secrets of the years, silently listening while providing support and comfort.