Fading memories

My memories may be fading

they are no longer clear to me

be assured they are only hiding

warm and safe you just can’t see.

***

For they are tucked up safely in my heart

a treasure trove so precious

each hold a special place

with beauty that leaves me breathless.

***

My eyes may no longer sparkle

but please be sure to know

these eyes watched in wonder

as I nurtured and saw you grow.

***

Now don’t be sad my darling

my heart still holds you close

this shell is just the wrapping

of a life filled with those I love the most.

Published by Dr Tracey Evans

Neuroscientist (PhD & MSc), Biomedical Scientist (BSc (Hons), Mental Health Advocate and a Writer. I am a scientific writer who takes science and makes it more digestible. Topics span neuroscience, mental health and wellbeing, fitness and diet. If you would like me to write for you or your site get in touch traceyevanswritingservices@gmail.com

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