The Weight of Their Words | Grand Central by Billy Collins

Grand Central Terminal image via The Atlantic

Grand Central Terminal
image via The Atlantic

Grand Central by Billy Collins

The city orbits around eight million

centers of the universe

and turns around the golden clock

at the still point of this place.

Lift up your eyes from the moving hive

and you will see time circling

under a vault of stars and know

just when and where you are.

Grand Central Terminal Ceiling by Kenneth McKillop

Grand Central Terminal Ceiling by Kenneth McKillop

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