"We don't stop playing because we grow old; we grow old because we stop playing." ~George Bernard Shaw

"Look at everything as though you were seeing it either for the first or last time." ~Betty Smith, A Tree Grows in Brooklyn


Sunday, August 17, 2014

Magpie Tales #233 Bon Voyage.........

Yell Sound, Shetland 2014
by R.A.D. Stainforth

Farewell love
Until you return I will 
Pace the shore
~~~
Thanks to Tess Kincaid for Magpie Tales



18 comments:

Sandee said...

Very well done. You are awesome at these.

Have a fabulous day honey. ♥♥♥

Alex J. Cavanaugh said...

And they do pace. Here on the East Coast, some of the old houses near the ocean have a tiny walk on the roof known as the Widow's Walk. You can guess how it got that name.

Magaly Guerrero said...

Ah, how love goodbyes that mean I wills see you soon. ♥

Helen said...

Lovely .. coming or going.

Gillena Cox said...

well done, i looked at the photo but i didnt respond this week

have a nice Sunday

much love...

Berowne said...

Meaningfully emotional; quite moving...

Karen S. said...

I hope it's not a long wait!

messymimi said...

There have been some sad good-byes on those coasts. Very nicely done.

Stephen Hayes said...

A poignant sense of departure in words and picture. Nicely done.

Phil R. said...

Nice!!! Short, sweet and to the point. Very well written:))

senderupwords said...

Pace the shore.

so much movement in these three words. Great Mag. Love and Light, S

rudraprayaga said...

well-penned.

Eddie Bluelights said...

Very moving.
Always terrible to say goodbye.
Let's hope he comes back soon ~ Eddie

Carrie Van Horn said...

I am sure many a love has paced the shore waiting for their lost love at sea. A lovely haiku Kathe. :-)

Kutamun said...

Reminds me of Lars Von Triers " breaking the waves "

Gaurang Rao said...

This is just "short and sweet". Beautiful.

Stafford Ray said...

Hi, haiku cuckoo. You do that well.

Tess Kincaid said...

Romantic...