Wednesday, June 8, 2011

Sand Dollar Doves

I remember when you told me
There were five tiny doves
Inside the heart
Of every sand dollar.

We had to wait
Until we'd found a broken one
Before I could see.

As I remember
There was some bad luck involved

In breaking a sand dollar

So you had to wait for a wave

To do it for you.

(c) Kathryn W. Ritter
June 8, 2011

*In loving memory of my grandmother...  Who could ever hope to fill the special place you filled in all our hearts?*

No comments:

Post a Comment