“Didn’t you know?
She brings my world to its knees.”
I was warned to watch out for the storms, the destruction of her fury. But I glimpsed the beauty of her face when the rains cleared. Every day, I experience the miracle that is her. So when they asked me, “Why do you love her?” I had one answer.
“Didn’t you know? She brings my world to its knees.”
© Sarah Doughty
She can be beauty and destruction.
But she is the reason we exist.
Let’s take better care
of this blue wonder we call home.