Father’s Entreat

Cube joined cube, and a weeny creature formed. Closed eyes and curled up toes, Sleeping in the womb. Nothing to be seen and nothing to hide, Hey, tiny breathing being are you inside? Just a little bump and that’s what all, No little fingers were there to hold. Months have gone and you are on…

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I asked him to stay. But he didn’t listen, ready to go with his bags. “Just hold on” I pleaded, “Don’t go please”.  “I have to Nia, you should have thought before doing all this to me”, he said with tears in his eyes. He pulled up and loaded the bags in his car. Tightened…