UNDER THE BRIDGE
The rattle of time-worn trains above.
The laughter of rosy-cheeked children below.
The blast of a passing ferry’s horn.
The whispers of soon-to-be lovers on the grass.
The emphatic street vendor hawking his wares in the distance.
No city built on cowering silence this.
Photo Credit: Manhattan Bridge 2009 by Steve_V via Wikimedia Commons