mother/daughter

old-woman-2

an old woman
pushes an older woman
in an even older wheelchair

down the pitted sidewalk
of a rainswept village street
with tireless devotion

absence of conversation,
a mark comfort and reflection
or their withered husk of a connection

© Anthony Gorman 2016

image: https://www.slrlounge.com/tony-luciani-creates-rehabilitative-portraits-of-elderly-mother/

online: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HEEAZqJnw9M&feature=youtu.be

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