Grandmother Time

I like the ticking of a clock
Wound tight but counting down
The way it echoes ‘cross the kitchen
With a nostalgic tinny sound

I like the memories it carries
From its chipped enamel frame
A grandma’s hands there to rewind
Cogs ’till they bring comfort again

-a.r.

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Photograph by Cuba Gallery on Flickr.com

For my grandmother

~ by April on July 3, 2014.

3 Responses to “Grandmother Time”

  1. beautifully observed

  2. Perfect snapshot of memory. Greatly enjoyed thank you.

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