I Rain

My image drips into a mirror’s pool,
It ripples supine outward to my eyes,
I deluge over my reflected cool
And drench the fool in his frozen disguise.

Droplets beat against my very visage.
I can see them hit the glass and splatter.
The assemblage of my appearances
Floods the fragile pane that I can’t flatter.

We start to puddle up around my feet
We gather: me, myself into my I
And like liquid clinging surface tension
We hold together and try not to dry.

We attempt to reconcile down there
Between leaky mirror and soggy chair.


About corkedbottle

Hello hello. I'm a guy that likes to write and is really good at not writing. I've never thought of myself as a good writer, but it's fun, and I'll never get better if I don't write more!
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