A Sad Child

A Sad Child

Well, all children are sad
but some get over it.
Count your blessings. Better than that,
buy a hat. Buy a coat or pet.
Take up dancing to forget.

– from ‘A Sad Child’ by Margaret Atwood

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9 thoughts on “A Sad Child

  1. More then sad,he seems to be looking at you with a “What-are-you-doing-with-that-thing?” look!
    Oh,and I must read up some written by Atwood.wonderful poem,the one you shared!

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