goodnight sweetheart, goodnight

he’s breathing so softly
so deeply
so gently
or is that me?

the space between us has dissolved
and i cant tell
if he’s taking my air
or if i’m taking his

we rest next to each other
and sigh into the night,
each comforting the other
knowingly and unknowingly

it is like that with your children

even the ones
who do not breath at all

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this:
search previous next tag category expand menu location phone mail time cart zoom edit close