Plans – a Haibun
They walked holding hands along the boardwalk. They talked about their life together, about their children, and the grandkids he’d probably never see. The news wasn’t good, yet it was just so hard to believe that danger was really there, ticking inside him, giving definition to future.
“Well what do you think we should do?” He asked.
“I guess we play it by ear, not much else we can do.” She replied. “What do you say we go on an early vacation?”
“Sounds good to me.”
life moves on its way
each day to be lived fully
early summer trip