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Lifeblood

Water is the blood of the city:
The rivers its winding veins,
The lakes its precious arteries.
I stand on the beach,
Listening to the waves beat against the shore,
And I realize them for what they are:
A heartbeat.

Lifeblood

Water is the blood of the city:
The rivers its winding veins,
The lakes its precious arteries.
I stand on the beach,
Listening to the waves beat against the shore,
And I realize them for what they are:
A heartbeat.

Hayden Stockwell  21, Kirkland

 
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