Sixteenth Summer

Twice she’s found snake skins,

long and intact, and twice she’s

picked them up and placed

them in her room.  She, too, has

left behind old skins

as she grows into someone

 new. With a sigh, I do this too.

                                                                                       JDG

One comment on “Sixteenth Summer

  1. Yes, indeed we do out-grow ourselves. Glenda

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