the lone note

The lone note / hangs in the air

It dissatisfies
It remains out of sequence

Some of the other notes
Shun it / shame it

It displeases
It will not combine

Some of the the other notes
Hate it / want it destroyed

Unmelodious / unharmonious
It goes against all musicality

The lone note continues
Making its sound

More primal than music

That the other notes can’t hear

/ / /

This poem was written to the day ten prompt to write a lone poem at Poetic Asides.

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