My old dog

My old dog can’t hear so good

these days.

not even when I yell and scream.

but, he can when I clap my hands.

He can’t see me so good, either.

I have to wave my hands to

signal him to come to me.

and, even then

he may not come to me.

like me,

he does what he wants…

but, tonight when I stood there

S I L E N T L Y

standing over him

looking at him lying on the carpet,

my heart filled with so much love

and joy,

it had to have spilled over

covering him like a

thick warm blanket.

my old boy

slowly lifted up his head

and looked up to me.

then, he laid his head down

and went back to sleep

and snored…

and, I was reminded

once

again

how

very

much

I

love

my

old

dog.

 

Advertisements

Author: Steven Humphreys

I have long been married and currently write health and wellness articles and poetry posts. I have authored several books currently for sale at most popular outlets. I hope you like my blog finding my articles informative and meaningful as well as entertaining. Let me know what you think. You can read more 'about me' on this site. Thanks for stopping by!

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 )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ 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 )

w

Connecting to %s