Half A World Away

D and E-1

The sun winks at me through the trees
My daughter’s laughter drowns out the bird’s song
I think of you, my sister, playing with your daughter too
It seems like it’s been too long

Half a world away
But still close in my mind
Our lives have led down different paths
A common one we cannot find

But, dear sister, although far away
And for awhile out of sight
Know that I wait with baited breath
For sisters and cousins to re-unite.

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