The Cheesesellers Wife

A fly  just landed on my laptop, sat for a while
Then rubbed its forelegs clean
And, fastidiously, its  tiny face

That a creature, famed for bringing disease
Can appear to have its own version of cleanliness
Is a revelation to me

Copyright © 2018 Kim Whysall-Hammond

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