The Buildings lived
       
     
A convocation
       
     
Small Ones
       
     
When the Office Buildings
       
     
Some buildings
       
     
Other buildings
       
     
A few lucky ones
       
     
Some others
       
     
What emerged
       
     
The Buildings lived
       
     
The Buildings lived

in stately elegance high where angels fly.

A convocation
       
     
A convocation

met to discuss the influx of newcomers.

Small Ones
       
     
Small Ones

began to slip off the edges of the city to their death.

When the Office Buildings
       
     
When the Office Buildings

ate the brownstone in their way, everyone looked elsewhere.

Some buildings
       
     
Some buildings

fell in the sea and drowned.

Other buildings
       
     
Other buildings

were eaten by monster, building-eating, trees.

A few lucky ones
       
     
A few lucky ones

sprouted wings and flew off on a current of blue.

Some others
       
     
Some others

were carried gently off by the ocean waves.

What emerged
       
     
What emerged

from the ruins of fallen buildings no one could have predicted.