Your days can line up one after the other
or they can be shuffled like a deck of cards.
You can look through your days like you'd look through a window
or a set of binoculars, or a list of "things to do."
The days can roll forward like breakers in a storm
or lap toward high-tide on a calm summer morning.
The days of your life could be a long saunter
through scenery you know well, with companions you love,
or they could be more like a short walk alone,
lost but amazed at the scenery.
The Flood
Michael Hettich

The Flood

Michael Hettich

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