Breakfast in Bed

It’s not all it’s cracked up to be

Denise Shelton
2 min readMay 12, 2024

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Today, I will make myself breakfast
And try to remember how often it was made for me
Not much since I left home
There are barely there memories of Mother’s Day trays
With a flower, tea, and something simple
Toaster waffles or maybe a muffin
And a small glass of juice
Just like in the Hallmark card commercials
The ceremony causing much excitement
With the occasional mishap
When…

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