Saturday, May 29, 2010

Not Here to Judge

“What can I do for these scars?”
“Time and sunscreen,”  I reply, touching her skin.
Returning to the visit's scheduled complaint, discussing options.
“Thank you for not turning me away when I showed you my scars.” 
Stunned, I replied “Why would I do that?  How would I care for you?”
“Still, thank you.”