Bedtime story

Tonight
A caring
Offer of a
Bedtime story
Arrived at my
Soul’s
Weary door
It floated
Like a delicate
Shimmering
Bubble to
Where I
Sat
Barely breathing
Allowing
The sweet words and
This most
Tender gesture
To land softly
In a heart
That hadn’t been
Touched
Like this
Before

29/08/19