I remember

I remember those first times
you ironed my shirts for work;
barefoot on steaming summer
evenings; the hiss and curve of
the hot iron; the turn of your 
ankles; cottage industry; hammer,
anvil, heat of the human forge.

Julian O’Dea

One response to this post.

  1. Posted by fuzziewuzziebear on May 25, 2019 at 12:50 pm

    Thank you for the glimpse into early married life.

    Reply

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