A wide sun hat covers her head.
The pond sparkles in green and blue.
She walks slowly, deliberately.
As if she doesn't want to disturb
images that were never there.
The kids play nearby. She laughs.
She smiles. She moves gracefully,
regally almost. Swans and frogs bow
as she walks past.
She looks beyond the pond.
She looks for someone
that was never there.
with her almond colored eyes.
while her long ebony
locks frame her face.
Is this true? She asks the pond,
glimmering in green
Will thought one day
As I close my eyes,
memories that were
never mine flash
past and into