City Limits

Somewhere in this fitful city,
above the tumult, fuss, and din,
minds strive higher than all lights
and eyes defy the urban glow
to seek what concrete cannot show
with peace downtowners seldom know.

City Limits © Copyright 2021, Robert J. Tiess.

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Submitted: February 16, 2021