Great Expectations

I knew the sun would rise blazing red
and the moon would float lazily in the night sky
I knew a gentle Autumn breeze would rustle through the leaves
as they fell drifting fairy-like to and fro
I thought I knew you would arrive home and we would laugh together happily
I thought I knew we would be blissful forever… I thought I knew

Pastel on Handmade Paper

Pastel on Handmade Paper

© Dawn Whitehand 2014

This post is in response to the weekly writing challenge  “Great Expectations”


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