How long?


You come crying to me at night

My tummy hurts mommy.

Your face crumpled with pain

So sleepy

I hold out my arms

You crawl in to them

Put your head in my lap

And fall asleep.


And I wonder

How long will my lap solve all your problems

How long can my arms keep you from hurting

How long

How long?


2 thoughts on “How long?

  1. Absolutely looove this and the simplicity with which you express the intangible!!

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