RoseAnn V. Shawiak

Silver Star - 9,535 Points (October 6,1950 / New Jersey)

A Child's Joy


Watching elderly dancers smiling, stepping in time with one another, growing younger with every song being sung and played.
Reminders of younger days, seeing my parents together, enjoying dancing the two step - the only dance Dad knew!
Quiet joy and happiness at seeing them made my heart overflow with emotion and love to see them caring about one another.
A simpler time before the melt down of their love for one another came to be.
A child's joy kept stored inside - a treasure to be remembered in trials of beginning life.

Submitted: Sunday, April 14, 2013
Edited: Friday, October 04, 2013

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