Treasure Island

Rachael Batlett


Little Dog


so much depends upon

a brown and white stuffed dog

covered with soft fur

on top of the young girl’s bed

so many memories to keep before its meaning for good went to sleep

brown dog, white dog being squeezed tight

while the little girl sleeps throughout the night

Submitted: Saturday, January 06, 2007
Edited: Saturday, December 18, 2010

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