Simplest Love

That simplest love
through child eyes

not once besieged
by whats or whys

instead distilling
weeks to deed

attesting this
most basic need:

to love with such
a wide embrace

the world will fit
with room for grace.

Simplest Love © Copyright 2021, Robert J. Tiess.

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12 lines.  Image challenge (child expressing love to parent having many complex thoughts/questions) prompt - link:
Submitted: November 28, 2019