The Fall

She slips and falls on her behind

The boy’s concerned, but never mind.
She’s okay she gingerly explains
It’s her pride more than her butt that pains.
So then he laughs, and she joins in,
Glad her fall could earn a grin.
And so another lesson gain:
A cushy bum saves major pain.

Picture by Max Seigal. Taken at Dead Horse State Park, Utah, 2011.