16: Happiness is…

A poem for International Day of Happiness

Happiness is

By Dominique Mitchell.

Moment.

I chew on a soft piece of warm buttered bread.

Moment.

His hand slips into mine,

we exchange a smile,

the bus drives by.

Moment.

I watch the sun rise.

Moment.

Six of us sit around a camp fire.

The tents whimper under the bellowing winds,

we chat and laugh and ignore their cries.

Moment.

I put pen to paper and explore another’s life.

Moment.

Moments.

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