Wednesday, April 28, 2010

Life like a pearl necklace

The pearls weren’t really white,


they were a warm oyster beige,


with little knots in between


so if they broke, you only lost one.


I wished my life could be like that,


knotted up


so that even if something broke,


the whole thing wouldn’t come apart.


~ Janet Fitch, White Oldeander
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1 comment:

tywo said...

Amazing.
I never thought of pearls, and life this way.

LOVE!

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