Tuesday, October 25, 2005

October Walk

Shoes on.
Jackets on.
Dog leashed.
Hats on.
Child strapped in stroller.

walk, jog, walk, jog. The sky grey and spitting rain.
hurry home, hurry home. The last thing we need is an ear ache or worse.

Shoes off.
Jackets off.
Dog unleashed.
Hats off.
Child set free.

Grey clouds gone. The sun shines at me through the window as if tickled by its own humor.


At 15:47, Blogger AfricaBleu said...

Cute poem!
I TOLD you to bring that umbrella... :)

At 21:41, Blogger bella said...

that was really sweet. bittersweet.

At 01:16, Blogger desertUndine said...

very pretty poem. Sorry the walk was cut short though.

At 09:52, Blogger Kassi said...

Don't tell anyone, but I didn't know I was writing a poem. How strange.


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