A View of the City

chicago

A tear,
peace here
and there,
scattered.
Like a smile
Only contempt now.

People walking
in fear,
war here,
and there.
Hopes of peace prevails,
hopelessly.

source: Eddie’s Journal, 1970 (the ‘City’ was Chicago)
image: Eddie’s Image Collection, Chicago Skyline at Night

editor’s note: the author spent a short while in the City of Chicago, he now resides in Florida

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13 thoughts on “A View of the City

  1. An astonishing photo – the atmosphere is beautiful. And some very love words to make us reflect. They fit very well together.

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