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Airplane

A free verse poem

By Talia DevoraPublished 11 months ago 1 min read
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Airplane
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I've taken a seat

comfortably

on the airplane

to the port of call.

Long hours,

slow-moving minutes,

dreadful seconds;

the flight isn't over

just yet, disappointingly.

Composure, gallantry, engrossment-

the three core virtues

I must abide by

to stay put and guided

during my airplane ride.

Nothing will be completed

if I grumble or whimper-

I just have to trust the process,

let the pilot do his job,

and tilt my head back.

Before I know it,

I'll be on my merry way

to the port of call-

my ideal, permanent land

I'll soon call my home sweet home.

I just gotta keep praying!

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Talia Devora

Poetess, visual artist and lifestyle/quiz writer! My pastimes include reading, sleeping, gaming, music, fitness, etc! Be yourselves, be kind and value life! Let's connect and be friends!

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  • Denise E Lindquist9 months ago

    Flying tomorrow. I get plane sick as sleep most of the fligt which is good😉 Thank you ❤️

  • Tiffany Gordon 11 months ago

    fabulously written & inspiring! great job Talia!

  • Cendrine Marrouat11 months ago

    Great poem, Talia! I am not in love with flying either. lol

  • Babs Iverson11 months ago

    Awesome!!! Impressive & motivational!!!❤️❤️💕

  • I was feeling a little bit nervous on the plane ✈️ ride lol 😆 Great Piece ‼️

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