This evening, I sat by an open window

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“This evening, I sat by an open window
and read till the light was gone and the book
was no more than a part of the darkness.
I could easily have switched on a lamp,
but I wanted to ride the day down into night,
to sit alone, and smooth the unreadable page
with the pale gray ghost of my hand”

~Ted Kooser

 

 

 

 

Artist~Thomas Benjamin Kennington
Text & image source: Remember ღ Once upon a Time? https://web.facebook.com/RememberOnceUponATime/

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