Crashing in the Shallows
Tracy listened
but could not hear
beyond the thundering
tattoo in her ear.

Two small clauses
and her peaceful journey
crashed in the shallows –
an immaculate sea,
it turns out,
churning with debris.

“I’m sorry. It’s malignant.”

 

Posted in Response to the Weekly Photo Challenge: Depth
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