In response to today’s Daily Prompt: Cling
In the blink of an eye, those days vanished. Days when you would cling to me; hold my hand, sit upon my knee, fall asleep in my arms. You needed my time… time that was never precious, it was your time; time willingly given.
I cling to those memories, a million diamonds shining in my heart, my head.
And now the time is coming, to let go and look towards a future where I watch, a proud spectator, as the world becomes your oyster. I will watch as the man steps out into the unknown, and if you fall, I will be there, for you to cling to.
I will always be there for the man… the man who will always be my boy.