Tuesday, August 2, 2016

Wash me

Turn me inside out, mother dear,
wash me in a river, wash me in a tear,
wash the dust from my hair and the grief from my ear,
wash me, mother dear, hang me from the line,
wash me, wash me, clean me, hang me,
until the end of washing time.


Jan said...

Very beautiful and touching, dear William~

William Michaelian said...

I’m pleased you find it so, Jan. Thank you.