Endurance

 

sunset at pickwick

She is not who she once was

Age has awarded her

Those nits and barnacles

That are evidence of living…

That grillwork of wrinkles

That Rorschach test on the back of her hands…

All a proud badge that declares

She has conquered death

For at least one more day

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2 thoughts on “Endurance

  1. You two certainly have demonstrated tremendous endurance, persistence and patience over the past two years. The loopers will be delighted to have you join them very soon!

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