Saturday, August 30, 2014

How memory sticks like a burr


How memory sticks like a burr to your pants leg,
then slowly lets go in the wash; how leaves, off the trees,
on the ground, on their knees, seem both pleased,
by the means, and the cost.



2 comments:

Jan said...

I believe it is called growing old, dear friend :) But...I like the way you said it here~

William Michaelian said...

Thanks, Jan. Is that what it’s called? I guess I’ve forgotten that as well.