Eye On Life Magazine

Lifestyle * Literary

Eye on Life Magazine is a Lifestyle and Literary Magazine.  Enjoy articles on gardening, kitchen cooking, poetry, vintage decor, and more.

Well Done

You were a little older than three
the day your father taught you
how to pee, standing up.

Your father trumpeted your triumph
and your mother laughed in the kitchen.
You never heard her laugh again.

Now many decades later,
you remember that day your father
said "Well done."

-- Donal Mahoney