Atlantic Canada

she walks on the shore

and gathers more and more

images of her mind

and in being so kind

she says to him

i forgive you

though i no longer live with you

the ebbs and tides of our love

came and went

and since then she no longer gets

bent to anger and crying

over love lost in the grass

and she has cast

out the last doubt

that she did what was best

for her

and the offspring


for mel d