The Fence

Cow Fence_Theo Leconte

Modified: Photo | Theo Leconte

C
hlorophyll pasture
speckled with cow;
the early morning dew
part of me now—
the fence between us thin,
but real.
And then
the moisture and moment
fade into air.
The cattle turn away,
leaving me there
to face the day.

*[ WSB ].