2020

Reminiscing at conclusion
of this year that has now been
I think back over all that we
have done and all we’ve seen
As it started fairly normally
at the beginning of the year
when none had any reason
to think we’d shed a tear

But just a few weeks later
all the pubs and shops were closed
with people social distanced
diametrically opposed
the world ran out of toilet rolls
and pasta which was strange
as to a locked-in world
our lives we re-arranged

The gigs we’d booked and paid for
slowly changed their dates
and some cancelled altogether
which made us quite irate
But the world outside our window
as the summer it arrived
held promise of a better place
if the virus we survived

So when Pfizer found the vaccine
the whisper turned to shout
and we realised the gifting
this gave to quell the doubt
And as the year concludes now
though in lockdown we remain
there’s hope on the horizon
for a trust to all regain

Twenty twenty all considered
is a year we’d soon forget
but as it draws to a conclusion
none of us have cause to fret
As twenty twenty-one now looms
and we can see the sun
rising on a better day
that has now just begun

©Jemverse

Photo – Jempics

2 Comments (+add yours?)

  1. utahan15
    Dec 29, 2020 @ 12:36:38

    the bug
    under the rug
    the boot
    loot
    locked up
    and shut down
    the year ends
    we smile
    about feckin time
    as all we can say~

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  2. thereluctantpoet
    Dec 30, 2020 @ 20:12:42

    Reblogged this on The Reluctant Poet.

    Like

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