Covert Novelist

Home » Daily » Seriousness

Seriousness

Categories

Enter your email address to subscribe to this blog and receive notifications of new posts by email.

Join 1,671 other subscribers

Seriousness

Related imageRelated image

A look of seriousness upon her face

Caused him to step back a pace

What could have caused that look

He wondered peering at her book

It was but a nursery rhyme and stories told

From yesteryear and the days of old

What whimsy had caught her in its grasp

That had her hands so tightly clasped

She looked upon my face and smiled

It’s nothing dear, old stories compiled

From years ago that certainly were not sweet

Intended to beguile, they struck me as offbeat

We’ll make our own to hum to our unborn child

Something appropriately sweet  and mild

Full of laughter music and lighthearted song

To offset all the seriousness abundant and strong

 

 

 

 

 

Advertisement

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 )

Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: