It is such a joy to see them – they are newlyweds, you know.
They are so in love it touches everyone near them.
She whispers, “We are so lucky to have found each other.”
He comes into the room and his eyes search her out
Catching her glance the spark lights them both
And those of us who watch are warmed.
She is 86 – he is 89.
The author is my 86 year-old Mom, my soul-mate and teacher: