A small gift

Credit: Pip Hill

Credit: Pip Hill

Up and over, back down, under the pass, down the stair.

Only to hear – and then see – the subway doors close.

The driver, facing the stair, opens the doors again, smiling sweetly. A small gift, halfway through the evening shift.

Thank you, I say, as I get on.

Home.

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