Sleep Tight


She gently stroked my hair as she whispered to me, “ Once, when I was a little girl, a butterfly landed on my nose.” She smile, heard a quiet giggle, then a deep breath.

14 Responses so far »

  1. 1

    KraftedKhaos said,

    Isn’t it funny how just a few short sentences can paint a complete picture in one’s mind?

  2. 2

    Wisper said,

    How sweet. I love the scene.

  3. 3

    russtowne said,

    Such beauty in so few words.

  4. 4

    Valerie said,

    Perfectly enchanting!

  5. 5

    jannatwrites said,

    This is nice (and I love butterflies, so that makes it even better!)

  6. 6

    that’s so sweet. you say a lot in a few words.

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    Ajaytao2010 said,

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  8. 8

    Sandra Bennett said,

    Sweet dreams…

  9. 10

    Gina said,

    I paused for a moment at “butterfly landed on my nose” to imagine the stillness. And the sound of a deep breath is the perfect, desired, ending!

  10. 11

    seablackwithink said,

    Oh…SO SWEET:)

  11. 12

    Draug419 said,


  12. 13

    What a sweet memory tucked into a bedtime story! Thank you for linking up!

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