Teary baby girl
squeezes Dad's arm so tightly
Tiny fingers dig

Mother's Mother says,
“She's really doing damage!”
Eyes see broken skin.

“Do you want me to
hold her for a little bit?
You look pretty tired.”

But Dad does not care.
“She's in more pain than I am,”
He says.


1 comment:

  1. I would like to hear the inspiration behind this one day.


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