Sunday, January 25, 2009

Long Limbs

I sat next to an old man today. Tall and lanky, feet the size of a child's play ocean liner. I could tell he had resented his height, never able to get a hang of those long arms and legs. His mother would apologize: "Accident-prone, runs in the family don't ya know?" Now old, he is still plagued by growth: ears nose they continue to grow-to spite the man.

No comments:

Post a Comment

Related Posts Plugin for WordPress, Blogger...