Visitation Memories

Small country child Awake, alert, attentive Sounds surrounds Grandparents sleep Parents traveling City life awakens perceptions Sirens blaring, cars rushing, lights flickering Dogs barking, yelping, howling, talking  Soothing sachet of potpourri suspended near Darkness envelops, shields, calms Dreams rush in, vividly comfortable Visitation rituals Distant memories  Reflections prized, embraced, recalled                                                                                      April Anders Advertisements