At the Nursing Home

Among distraught or searching eyes
(while memories congest or ease)
the slightest smile
like a nurse
administers swift remedies
which last for minutes or till noon
and never comes again too soon.

At the Nursing Home © Copyright 2021, Robert J. Tiess.

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Submitted: January 6, 2021