Sunshower on Hope Street

I remember summer rain
Warm and temporary, no threat to a summer’s day
Sometimes a relief back then
A brief cooling with no need for shelter.

In fact I remember showers
Well enough to appreciate them now
Briefly sparkling in the autumn sun
On Hope Street between the cathedrals.

But these are mostly memories
From long ago and halcyon days
When Chicken Licken was a fairy story
And the sky wasn’t really falling down.

Still, I remember summer rain
Warm and temporary.

2 thoughts on “Sunshower on Hope Street

What do you think?

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s