Wednesday, July 13, 2011

small stone 13

squeezed like sardines in a can
the sleeping children on the floor

all jumbled up
in blankets and pillows

i lean in,
just to hear them breathe
and drink in peaceful faces

2 comments:

  1. Sleepover? Last time my daughter had one of those it took forever until they were finally sleeping. But, yeah, those peaceful faces when they are sleeping are precious.

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  2. Actually, it's just my own sleeping on the floor at Grandma's house! That's even better!

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