The Poetry of
Jack Scott

Fata Morgana

Murmurs rise from silence
unnoticed by the ear.

Do I weep?
or is that you . . . ?

A laugh
and then another . . .

Am I the doer
or the other?

Or are we duet,
both, together?

Murmurs hide in silence;
perhaps that is their home.


383 ®Copyright 1974 Jack Scott. All rights reserved.