Commerce Between Us

At the newsstand

in Government Center,

a youthful Muslimah

in a black hijab
sells me a Kit Kat.

 

We exchange

the common currency

of reciprocated smiles!





Poetry by Thomas D The PoetBay support member heart!
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Written on 2019-09-27 at 01:21

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2019-11-01


Yayāti
Precisely so! I love the 'commerce of smiles' that goes in between.
2019-09-30


Ann Wood The PoetBay support member heart!
Nice well done Thomas
2019-09-27