Hand-in-Hand: Walking My Grandson to School

Hand-in-hand we walked the blocks
Picking up leaves and kicking rocks.
Pressing each memory to record
Swinging arms in sweet accord.
Rain may happen but never dampen our time together that year
The walk was slow
As we came to know
How quickly it all goes by.
Hands, Child'S Hand, Hold, Holding
I am strong with your hand in mine.
The feel of that touch
Was so very much
Like his mom's hand in mine. 
All part of life's design.
      

Grandmother and grandson walking in woods, holding hands, rear view : Stock Photo
The years race forward as we are transported 
Into space and time.
Like cycled jewels in continuous renewal,
He'll be walking his grandson to school.

I have come to comprehend
The simplicity of His plan.
Like a divine extension cord
Releasing hands to a loving lord.

       ------G. Hill

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Enjoy Josh Groban Singing “You’ll Never Walk Alone” followed by “You Raised Me Up

Adding to My Groundswell of Gratitude:

  • The touch of a hand
  • Hummingbirds
  • Symbiosis
  • Fresh Mornings
  • School: The start of a new year

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See Also:

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4 Comments Add yours

  1. don brubaker says:

    πŸ‘πŸ‘πŸ‘. Should Lord be capitalized?

    Sent from my iPhone

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  2. Nancy E Buhrer says:

    oh I am smiling so big on this one Gloria – Beautiful!!!!

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