What else

I’ve been around
a lot of death lately
and today I found myself
with a 6 month old baby
sitting under a war memorial.
It thanked the people of Wimbledon
who gave their life in World War II
and I readjusted
the bunny shaped woollen hat
on my son’s head
and let the cold breeze
take us on.

© Carl Burkitt 2021

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