Wednesday, May 19, 2010

pillow fight

"Daddy, I want to wrestle you."
he pleads
"Sit up! I want to knock you down with a pillow."
he bossily scripts

fierce affection
tackle, tickle, knock
roll, climb, bounce
panting collapse

sheer delight, utter joy
i watch breathless
life is beautiful


Tammie said...

life is beautiful. lovely poem and photos.

Debi said...

Precious memories being made... my grandsons are always begging Grampa to wrestle... must be a boy thing!