I would test the line
With a toe.
Were the rocks really as sharp as I remembered?
Would they bite as deep as last time?
A deep breath, a dive.
Perhaps it won’t hurt as much this time.
The coolness of grass.
A softness, refreshing, soothing bruised skin.
Until I was called to cross again.
©2022 Mary Grace van der Kroef
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2 thoughts on “Stone Driveway”
This is beautiful. Thought-provoking.
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Thank you. I am glad you enjoyed it.