A lesson

Somewhere near the lamp
a light lectures us on
the brilliance of a night

interrupted 

by twinkling dreams
where you and I shine

together

while the world
silently fades to black –
we hardly need the lesson –

entwined

we continue the conversation
in the dark, alone amid

bliss. 


© 2021 | Phillip Knight Scott

Prompts:

  • Fandango’s One Word Challenge – Lecture
  • Word of the Day Challenge – lamp

Published by Phillip Knight Scott

My name is Phillip. I live in North Carolina with my wife of 12 years and 5-year-old son. I am a Tar Heel born and bred and watch every Yankees game I can. I'm still searching for my own TARDIS. My first novel, "The Alien in the Backseat," is available now! https://amzn.to/3oVCG77

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