but velcro on wallets seems appropriate
given the heart rending ripping sound it makes
troubled economic times
made endurable by the simple joys of family and friends
let’s really think of the children
and the world that we are borrowing from them…….
One, two, buckle my shoe…
What rhymes with velcro?
Is life more complicated now
than when I was a child? It
surely seems so.
Barefoot summer days of
freedom. A time when I did
not fear walking the streets,
I could leave my doors unlocked
and sleep in safe slumber. Ah,
for the good ole days; an old
Fortunately, I still find life
a sweet mystery, though
I think, “One, two, close the velcro,”
doesn’t have quite the same ring.