Homespun

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“Can’t say I’ve known all along,” he said.

She snuggled deep into his lap, safe under the quilt, warmed by his heartbeat, listening to the song of the stars as they marched across the canopy of the world.

A different sky. This was.

The other half of life, perhaps. Better, even, now that she found home.

She, too, hadn’t known. Rotation, yes, but only as rounds of emptied hope.

Though her soul perhaps did know. It must have seen the edge of the world spin, and held on, to keep her whole.

 

 

 

For Sammi’s Weekend Writing Prompt: Spin in 92 words

 

 

15 thoughts on “Homespun

  1. A moving tapestry of words with images.
    And the underlying fascination as to what might be the backdrop to the conversation coming to an end, as well as the nature of the two beings.
    Opens up all sorts of possibilities (my SF/Fantasy orientated mind is spinning about over this)

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