a house in the rain, an umbrella in the sun

…Our dreams drink coffee with us as they put their arms
around our children. They laugh with us at our poor
falling-down selves and as we put ourselves back
together once again at the table.
This table has been a house in the rain, an umbrella
in the sun…

From “Perhaps the World Ends Here” by Joy Harjo

with thanks to Elizabeth for showing the way.

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