First Week in a New City

First Week in a New City

The clock chimes,
Shattering the silence.
Awakening me from my doze.

The chimes fade away.

Sat here in my chair,
As silence returns.
Except for the ticking of the clock.

The traffic hums outside.

About George Fripley
I am a writer who enjoys writing humour, satire, poetry and sometimes a bit of philosophy. I live in Perth, Western Australia and occasionally get a poem or article published. It's all good fun! I have two books available for unwary readers, Grudges, Rumours and Drama Queens- The Civil Servant's Manual (This contains all that anybody could ever want to know about why government runs so slowly) and More Gravy Please! - the Politician's Handbook. (available through Amazon)

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