Crowds. Platforms. Gates. Runways and
alley ways and taxi cabs
and the screech of
Run. Walk. Label luggage, send it off into the abyss. Pray it comes back
Split the air in twain with an aluminium nose cone.
Delve ‘neath earth and rock and sea.
Ride high over field. Town. City. Houses. People.
Count the minutes.
Check the timetableticketsitinerythearrivals/depar
Airport lounges, waiting rooms, ranks of cars, traffic jams, docks and passport control.
Big city small town beach resort country village
ski slopes walking holiday hotel motel
road trip weekend break short break honeymoon second wedding
of over worked
(Originally submitted for assessment at Bangor University, School of Creative Writing, under the name Rebecca Rayner, but now extended and posted for personal entertainment.)