Image:  We Heart It

Image: We Heart It

Sleeping Candy

He had a very special
jar filled with old
fashioned sugar
stick candy
 
Mixed flavors in
green, yellow, and pink
the soft melty kind
 
Sleeping Candy
he called it
My favorite was
yellow – lemony
 
He gave a piece
each night to
his grandchildren
when they
visited.
 
I was just the
little girl from
across the road
but…
I always got
one too
 
He was more than 
my neighbor…
He was the
grandfather I 
didn’t have
 
Copyright © 2013 Annie – Original Poetry
Always…I wish you peace, joy and happiness, but most of all I wish you Love.
As Ever, Annie
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