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Older days


In my childhood home
When all the strangers are away
I lay on the same slate floor in the basement
I feel the glass in the windows running down
I see the waves time has formed between the panes
I watch the dust circling in sunbeams
some bits of hair from my old dog?
Rover ?
Landing on me
Pushing me
Deeper into the ground


About wherearetheheros

just someone my mother might know

4 responses »

  1. You brought back memories for me of my childhood home. We played in the basement a lot. Thank you!

  2. Lovely, wonderful, so much heart in the childhood home

    • You reckon if I went by there and asked to go lay down on the basement floor that they would let
      No need really. I can see what I described here very clearly.
      Rover was a big Collie. You would have liked him.


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