Vincent O'Connor

Haunted

Vincent O'Connor

Haunted


The room is full of ghosts
tonight
who tap
and sigh
as I cradle
the frayed
faded address book

your name
still carefully printed

the disconnected number
I still call.


© 2010 by Vincent O’Connor. All rights reserved.
First published in Every Day Poets
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