Thursday, May 21, 2009

The World as I See It

Slipping in and out of consciousness
The day just happens by
Familiar faces come and go
Happy voices chatter
And sibling quarrels break out
Strong arms gather me
To warm bodies
Pleasant smells drift
As the dinner bell rings
I nuzzle mother’s breast
And drink her warm milk

Poem Copyright 2006 - Elizabeth Kathryn Gerold-Miller
Picture Copyright 2006 - Joanna Stephanie Gerold-Cummings

1 comment:

Hot Tub Lizzy said...

That was very tender.... thank you for sharing.