Sleeping Child

Jaibala/ July 12, 2014/ Poetry

I see you sleeping,

calm as a lake

not feeling

the pull of the tides.


Without a care you lay

so serenely my child.


I wish that I could keep you

forever safe and tranquil.

You remain forevermore

carefree and peaceful.




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