Thursday, August 23, 2018

1026. Photograph - Cynthia Rylant

From: Something Permanent 
Photo by Walker Evans

He washed his feet for the picture,
even his knees,
and wondered about that man
who cared enough to want him to sit there
for a photograph
even though he didn’t have
nothing good to hold in his hands,
nor even a dog to sit by his chair.
It gave him, briefly,
some sort of feeling
of just being