order from the over 55 menu
not only because the food is good
but it’s only $5.99 for a whole meal
with butter and blackberry jam included.
All my $300 Eileen Fisher and Ellen Tracy suits
have found other lives in others’ closets
thanks to Goodwill and the Salvation Army.
My 4 inch stiletto open toed feet
showing burgundy polished toes
are now covered properly with Lifestride ballet flats
making me officially 4 feet 10 and 7/8 inches tall
instead of the 5 foot 2 that I’ve put on doctor’s charts
all those years.
knowing that rare is the friend
who listens without comment
to what is in your heart…
Hey, but my blood pressure is 120/72
I take no prescription drugs and at sixty-six
my doctor tells me that at least
I can look forward to twenty more years of Sundays
eating brunch alone.
All rights reserved. ©2012 by Sara Fryd** I have gotten so many requests asking about this turquoise shoe that I finally tracked down the information and post it here. Mr. Santana it is a great shoe!