Time Lapse

Even changing the linens is now a chore

Due to ever increasing shadows

And mobility issues galore

Where once I moved with agility and grace

Now body movements are slow and thoughtfully paced

I will not name these age old developments

For to do so would just slow me more

The moral of this tale is clear —

Turn your back on Time

And hope He neglects to be near

About sandrabranum

I'm a philosopher, dreamer, poet, writer -- not necessarily in that order -- and I get to write it all down and share it with the world thanks to the Wonderful World Wide Web!
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5 Responses to Time Lapse

  1. theINFP says:

    Reblogged this on theINFP.

  2. theINFP says:

    This is so true, thank you for expressing it so well 🙂

  3. Beautifully written but so sad as well. I do hope age decides to disappear and start bugging someone else for a while.

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