After Hours – Written June 2008 (Aged 33)

After Hours

childhood such as ours
where the let downs –
went on, after hours
it ends up giving us –
different routes
and different turns
because,
despite the trampled flowers
there is so much to learn
and it is true,
you can become a mirror –
to the past that you hate
or you can take the moments
and be yourself,
before it is too late
maybe,
you just need –
to find those around you




James Garratt – June 2008


More poems at
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More about this blog, The Boy Behind the Glasses, here
https://theboybehindtheglasses.com/2020/01/08/the-boy-behind-the-glasses-an-introduction/


More poems from 2008 here
https://theboybehindtheglasses.com/category/poetry-and-writing-2008/

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