Fine Lines

There are fine lines on my favorite plates
The pretty porcelain is cracking
And yet I cannot keep from using them
Kept on a shelf our bond would fracture

My little dishes soon will break
A certain spirit too will shatter
For I’ve loved our dance of servitude
We’ve balanced play and looking after

-a.r.

Spinning plates Amy June Bates

Spinning Plates by Amy June Bates

 

~ by April on May 21, 2014.

2 Responses to “Fine Lines”

  1. Beautifully written and constructed

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