If freedom was for sale

who could afford it?

Would it really be freedom

if you could buy it?

Probably just some watered-down

version of a dream,

A fragrant wish in a fancy bottle;

Something to make you

close your eyes and forget…

the shackles on your feet.

© D.L. Lunsford

D.L. Lunsford

Saying a lot with few words.

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