summer haiku, #8

children playing
secure in the knowledge
more summers will come

(originally posted on summer haiku 2008)

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10 comments:

J. Andrew Lockhart said...

not here:( -school starts tomorrow. I just wish we had 1 more week. :)

scatterhaiku said...

ah... over here, school actually starts in june... true... sometimes an extra week is just huge. :D

abra said...

children are very important. without them, the human race cannot continue

scatterhaiku said...

true, true. hence, we do what we can to keep them safe. thanks for the comment, abra. :)

Crafty Green Poet said...

yes you've captured that well, the child's certainity of eternal summers into the future

scatterhaiku said...

thanks, crafty green poet. :) that's what i was trying to do. :)

Borut said...

Children's poetry at its best!:)

scatterhaiku said...

thanks, borut. :)

polona said...

ah, as children we lived for the holidays... but not much has changed, only the holidays then lasted 2 months and now 2 weeks...

scatterhaiku said...

a little bit shorter now, yes, but at least we still have our holidays. :) thanks for stopping by, polona. :)