Archive for December 30, 1992

Little Smiling Children of Mine

Posted: December 30, 1992 in Poetry
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fears I have are like children;
crowding around me, beneath me,
tugging on my arms and clothes,
pleading with me to kneel down to them,
or to pick one darling up
so they can be closer to whisper
their candies into my ears
through their flushed smiling faces.