MawMaw called

looking for my wife

set to surprise her.

 

So I fished

my mind 

excuses lies-

it was empty.

 

Oh she’s out

I fished-

waiting

wondering 

I could feel

the smile,

 

She knew

or didn’t 

but I could

feel the gaze

through the phone.

 

 

Dave Barber

5 December 2008

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