THROUGH THE SNOW

The crunch of snow underfoot

carefully treading

where one goes

the trees and branches

snow that drops

to ground plop plop

 

Passing strangers

raise your head

we say “good morning”

and trudge on through the snow

 

So cold, so cold

wrapped up  well

but that biting cold

seeps through my skin to my bones

 

Onwards I must go

destination not far away

the little nursery so quiet today

no children here or out to play

 

I long for home

I so want to be there

safe behind the walls

in the warmth I love to be

with Christmas Cards to write

 

Soon, soon all this will end

“how many more infusions”

I ask and hear “five more”

and give a sigh

 

Let me go home

where I am safe

locked away in my World

warm, not always happy

but who is these days

 

 

 

 

Vienna Boys Choir     –     (Thanks to Santa Klaus)

 

 

 

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