longer

the snow began to fall today.
softly floating to the ground.
i watched the flakes in my daughter’s eyes;
like a billion stars in the sky.
a white blanket covers the ground now,
almost giving the illusion of warmth.
the sky is gray, elderly looking;
i wish i could stay longer.

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2 thoughts on “longer

  1. i have this dream about living in a place like the ranch this summer (only a bit nicer) and just sucking the marrow out of the silence that accompanies such a picture as u describe.

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