The Linnet's Wings The Winter´s Tale, Ravens and Robins - Page 73

Ravens and Robins PS: MLF, Pulling Love Through the Sky, 2018 Why is the hospital so sterile? Its walls don’t know any more than my own mother does. Momma doesn’t know me too well this Christmas, a day empty of thanksgiving as I crumble to my knees. Yet her rich brown eyes sparkle brighter than any Christmas light when she thinks she recognizes me—for a moment, I am lifted with her smile to where she’d soon be going on the soft wind of angels, on a whoosh of ushered Amens lofted high like a kite soaring above any tower left kneeling, high into the sun. 73