She left the doctor’s office unsure,
Sat in the faded pickup and wondered.
Nothing seemed certain.
“Why is this happening to me?”
She sounded like those she’d seen on TV.
Leaving the parking lot, she turned toward home,
Driving slowly out of town she felt all alone.
What shall we do? Where shall we start?
There are so many things in a life that are part
Maybe the doctor is wrong
and things aren’t as bad as they seem.
She turned down the long dusty road to the house,
He would be working the fields.
She wished it was another time and she was far away.
She saw him leaning against the porch post
coffee cup in his hand,
Straw hat shading midday sun promising to bake the land.
God, this would be hard on him.
How could he ever understand?
He pushed from the post, tossed coffee in the dirt
and stepped heavily to the ground,
She smiled weakly, said she was glad to be home
away from the traffic in town.
He pulled her close in the warmth of his arms
buried his face in her hair,
“I love you,” he said softly,
“And always will because I care.”
His tears dampened her hair.
She knew love again.
She left the doctor’s office unsure,
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