Food For Thought

Even though she was the only waitress

in a quickly filling room,

she moved among us

calm and unhurried,

took careful note of each request,

and with a quiet happiness,

brought each of us our choice.

left the restaurant

as much nourished by her presence

as by my meal.




This entry was posted in poetry.

4 comments on “Food For Thought

  1. A beautiful tribute that illustrates the power of graciousness to touch our lives if we take the time to notice.

    Liked by 1 person

  2. den169 says:

    I love such encounters!

    Liked by 1 person

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