Day 4 Prompt: Departure

Some engines turn longer
revolve multiple times
at the beginning
It is that start,
that sound
we love.
Others spin faster
not longer
burning the fuel
to go.
This has been neither
or both
Awaiting inevitable
prolonged shifting
unwilling brake
far too quick to release.


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