A Mother and her Daughter

March 25, 2009
Waves crash quietly onto the shore,
Birds call to each other in the distance.
Pale sand tickles their toes,
A mother and her daughter.

Water kisses their skin
As the breeze wisps through their hair.
The same shade, same strawberry blonde,
A mother and her daughter.

Who would have known?
A girl, only eighteen years old,
To a young child so much affection shown,
A mother and her daughter.





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despurlock This work has been published in the Teen Ink monthly print magazine. said...
Jul. 13, 2009 at 1:20 pm
I love it. Very beautiful, picturesque words in a short piece. Great job :)
 
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