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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Precisely so! I love the 'commerce of smiles' that goes in between.

Ann Wood The PoetBay support member heart!
Nice well done Thomas