Fighting for You
One papered me with stickers
The other readjusted,
removed, stuck herself.
We were baffled.
Time for timeout?
Yuleisy got to the bottom of it
She’s fighting for you, she said,
because her friend has offended you.
Word Count: 38
In the stillness,
Note: These sweet girls are part of Compassion’s Child Survival Program in the Dominican Republic, 2015.
By the way, maybe a good way to celebrate Lent–and fight for one–would be to sponsor a child through Compassion. Perhaps consider one of these children whose birthday falls on Easter Sunday–April 16.