curves upward, pursed lips
little dislocations often make life exceedingly rich.
2. A fascinating bird call or a skilled pianist
open window can come straight home to us.
3. The man, fresh from his last cup of coffee is
out of the
and on his way to the garage, sees the new
4. He stops, almost startled, peers down
hold of the stem between thumb and forefinger,
it gently toward him.
5. Muses, the woman in the kitchen he just left
. . . 23
years . . . passed them by so
rose and an anchor, all this seen and claimed in a
walks alive, a smile in his voice.
© 2013 Allan Cox, Allan Cox & Associates Inc. All Rights Reserved.
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