The last nail

4 May

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The last nail

By L. Stewart Marsden

Stored amongst a hundred more
the last nail waits.

Its cold, hard heart anticipates the random pluck —
the choosing of the final pin
that’s struck to finish out the work.

 

Copyright © by Lawrence S. Marsden, 4 May, 2014

 

 

 

 

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2 Responses to “The last nail”

  1. John Thomas Dodds May 4, 2014 at 3:20 pm #

    Nice!

  2. touchtheworldtoday May 4, 2014 at 5:30 pm #

    sweet and short…

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