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All Aboard the Trauma Train

Please move to the back of the carriage

Here she comes.
Here he comes?
Here they come?

Pulling into the station, a hearty beast
a flurry of chaotic confusion and
twisted metal running too smoothly,
never late.

Never late.

Come on in, there’s always room.
Take a seat, if you find one,
take a lap, if there is one to share.
Take a leap, please.
Leave.

Please leave.

Who the hell is even driving this thing?

Pulling out,
all clear ahead. Of course.
At
least, that’s what the report said.

© KP_the_writer 2021

Image adapted from Photo by Ethan Sees from Pexels

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