He Sweeps the Snow

He sweeps it away for her —
No reason,
No requirement.
She never even came in for coffee.
But this is he —
The need
Down deep
To do a thing —
Anything —
That can begin to
Somehow
Pay back
All that has been given.

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About Emily

I may or may not have: A. Dirt B. Ink C. Paint D. Wool under my fingernails.

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