The Hours

Of possible
Happiness
That evening
Being tucked in
Kissed
On the forehead
Told goodnight
And knowing
With the certainty
Of a child
That there had to be
So many more
Nights like this
I slept securely
But forever
Is always
Impossible

-me


Painting: Child Sleeping, by Patti Trostle

~ by April on May 12, 2020.

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