Hinge

You can not expect
an opened chest
not to ache
or to remain pristine.
Each time you swing
the hinge
open
then closed,
the two pieces wont
quite
lie back together.
It’s up to you to
press them carefully
so they fit,
but not so hard
they snap.

-Megan J. Alexander

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