Wilquote by William T. Co

A Morsel

  A pin drops 
echoing fright 
and flight. 

A heart ticks 
with the clock
on the dot. 

A floor creaks 
on step 
freezes in time. 

A cold sweat 
creases the brow 
in the dark. 

A morsel 
too precious 
 to resist.

- William T. Co