I have hidden myself from me!
Layers within layers,
folds within folds,
Easter eggs within Christmas stockings
nested in hidden Jacks-in-the-box.
So I enjoy unwrapping, playing:
Hide and Seek,
Cowboys and Indians (Bang! Bang! You’re dead!),
The three games I never tire of.
I am eternal child.
© jon zuck // norfolk, virginia // january 31, 2006