Closing Remarks

My granddaughter and I sit

watching the sun slowly slide toward the horizon.

It has been a busy day and now

I wrap myself in the warm peace of its closing.

Two crows settle briefly on the lawn

before one suddenly flies off, cawing as it goes.

“Hmm,” I translate. “That’s crow for

‘Don’t caw me. I’ll caw you’.”

“ERGG” she says as she gets up and walks away.

“That’s teen for ‘Eye roll. Gotta go.”




This entry was posted in poetry.

2 comments on “Closing Remarks

  1. So that’s what ERGG stands for. 🙂


  2. Dabney says:

    LOL! Thanks!


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