WONDERS

Short Stories. Photos and pictures. Poems.

Mirror Lake Revisited

4 Comments

FEVER

The temples tick.

The eyes burn.

My son, always caring, wraps up a cold wash cloth on my forehead.

It is such a relief!

I’m in the Mirror Lake again, immersed in the cool water,

I let the wave ripple right below my eyes.

He repeats it several times, many of days. He is caring.

When my son is sick, I don’t know how to help him.

I can only love.

While I like calm lakes,

His element is the Atlantic Ocean.

 

4 thoughts on “Mirror Lake Revisited

  1. Dear Irma,
    LOVE is the best medicine in the world. To have people around who really care and love you no matter what..
    It is such a luxury and you are blessed many ways to feel it and have it comfort you on bad times, and enjoy it in good times.
    What a son you have!
    Love,Raija

    • Raija, Love. Very hard to describe, mostly, but so conrete and almost visible the other times. During this sickness I truly felt it as euphoria and love given to me, to ME, will always be cherished and never forgotten. I’m so humble and blessed.
      Love back to you❤

  2. You are also loving and caring, Irma. We can read it between the lines. The two last lines are great.

Leave a Reply

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

WordPress.com Logo

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

Twitter picture

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

Facebook photo

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

Google+ photo

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

Connecting to %s