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Dream. Abstract. Devastation.

'Twas raining..
He couldn't see a thing
People were running for cover
Flash floods causing menace everywhere
The weatherman didn’t know when the rain would stop
And none knew what the sky looked like beyond the clouds.


A black umbrella..
Stout against the fiercest of drops
That continued to collapse the buildings
That once fought off the sun so bravely
One drenched body standing tall under it
With his eyes wearing a sparkling glimpse
And none knew what the sky looked like beyond the clouds.


A broken roof..
Above a broken house
Pair of eyes looked through a broken pane
Hands scouring on the window railings
Had wished to stay inside.. waiting..
The weatherman had said he would return
To take him to the world beyond the clouds.


A wait in vain..
The black boots were near
The eyes winked vigourously, fear-stricken
They had come for him, and 'twas time
The weatherman hadn't come, still
To take him to the world beyond the clouds.


A sudden flash and blinding white skies,
The play had ended and the actor…