There Was a Woman

Illustration by Rolli

There was a woman. There is always a woman. A beautiful woman.

The life of any man is a burning, then a standing over ashes. Stirring and stirring, with his cane. I was young. And burning.

I was young…

We walked, evenings. This woman and I. For the days were too warm. When the sun went down, and the wind rose, and the moon…

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Author/cartoonist. Words/drawings for New York Times, Playboy, Wall Street Journal, Saturday Evening Post, Reader’s Digest. https://ko-fi.com/rolliwrites

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Rolli

Rolli

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Author/cartoonist. Words/drawings for New York Times, Playboy, Wall Street Journal, Saturday Evening Post, Reader’s Digest. https://ko-fi.com/rolliwrites