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Two Minutes

Two minutes, that’s an eternity!
 
My hands quiver at the steering wheel
 
While stopped at a red traffic light
 
Raring to fly in my automobile…
 
Wanting to leave the present behind
 
And the past that's been cruel and unreal!
 
But I know a bright future beckons
 
Waiting for me to unravel and reveal!
 
© F Aparici 08-29-2016

In most traffic intersections, two minutes is the length of time that the red light stays on. However, most people are so impatient; for them, the interval seems a lot longer. For some, an eternity. Two minutes is FOREVER.

This is the fifth in my series of poems about the past...

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