Your wish has wings,
   might fly today!

Why cage it up
   and run away

then let some nightmare
   reign supreme

when you could spare
   a dying dream?

Why? © Copyright 2021, Robert J. Tiess.

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27 words (30 being the prompt limit).  Image (cage on head) inspiration brevity challenge prompt - link: https://allpoetry.com/contest/2791313-Brevity-Image-Prompt--619
Submitted: October 26, 2021

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