Youth in Springtime

photoFew pleasures can compare to children’s when they are allowed untrammeled playtime in nature’s kind and pretty places. We should all be so fortunate in Springtime, especially in the springtime of our lives.photoBy Babylon Creek

Babylon Creek

used to make the

children laugh as it ran

tickling fingers up

their summer-heated shins

and the older folk

chuckle shamefacedly

at its puns and the way

its hilarious licking made

them squirm like

dog-loved kids themselvesphoto

6 thoughts on “Youth in Springtime

  1. That brought back the memory of my Grams, taking her old aluminium lawn chair down to the creek, and sitting with her feet in the water while we grandkids played and splashed…she was still able to do it when my own kiddoes went to visit her in North Arkansas…Thanks, K. 🙂

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