On the wall of her studio apartment
she'd hung license plates
from all the states she'd never seen.
She swore it was the next best thing to being there,
but all he ever thought when he saw it
was how sad and small her life had been.
© Geoffrey Long, 2006
Unpublished; part of the 30 project
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