Sneaking Out

inky blue sky firefly

let's not let logic pass it all by

summer toes

ahhs and ohhs

colors and bangs and liberty glows

sleeping but sneaking

carrying down and around

winding through town following the sound

of freedom

(After making another batch of homemade Jeni's ice-cream, my husband popped some popcorn, packed up some chocolate milk (Robby's favorite) and a lawn chair. He then walked upstairs and lifted my sleeping 5 year old out of bed, with his blue blanket, and whispered to him as he carried him downstairs that it was a special fire works night with Daddy....who IS my man? How did I get him? Babe you are amazing. Something like what my dad would do....)