|Is the Heartbeat of a Spider so Small?
Author: AnonymousLily PM
Watching a spider weave a web.Rated: Fiction K - English - Words: 77 - Reviews: 2 - Favs: 1 - Published: 06-19-12 - Status: Complete - id: 3033712
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Patience . . .
the wind lulls
a torn strand waves
it needs to be anchored.
First she spun, then waited, then spun, then waited,
yet nothing is ever finished.
She's spun so much
and right away a thread unsticks itself . . .
trailing across the air . . .
What is the heartbeat of a spider . . .
soft night whispers
in rustling old dreams
a shimmering white parachute
when she was so little
and first opened all of her eyes