The Sailor’s Lover – Poem by P Chatelain

The Sailor’s Lover – Poem by P Chatelain

The Sailor’s Lover She climbed the humid, water-beaten coastline As she did every Thursday When the fishermen came in to trade the week’s catch to the morning vendor. Her eyes fixated on the pale clouds, She signs and whispers a prayer, “Fifty-two days, let this be the one, my Lord.” Below, a docking ship offloads [...]