Christmas in Retreat

3.30am
neighbours finally silent,
interstate plates homed.

the street has wound down
to wind and a few last lights:
Christmas in retreat.

© 2016 Melinda Irvine
Daily Prompt: Retreat

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Melinda J. Irvine is a professional writer, small business owner, and daily blogger — helping real people like you find their voice and share their burning message with the world. In her spare time, Mel is busy building (and writing) a free online learning centre for marginalised kids in the Philippines.

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