Grateful emptiness

Babies loudly screaming—so much substance!
Youth intensely playing —missing no substance
Adults quietly plotting—obsessed with substance.
Elders silently waiting—all substance gone.
Grateful emptiness—how much longer?

04 September 2019
Willow Springs Rehabilitation Center
Abilene, TX

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