tick tock in the box

English: Photo by Quadell

Grandfather Clock Photo by Quadell (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

I remember the special sound
of multiple old clocks
loudly ticking away
at grandpa’s house

I do have a watch
that makes a nice ticking sound
I keep it in a wooden box
tucked away in a drawer

it’s there with several other watches
and some rings and things
but I can’t hear them ticking
or anything

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  1. #1 by Ronald Kirk House on September 22, 2013 - 8:53 pm

    It occurs to me that my kids would be shocked to know that many clocks used to chime on the hour. 🙂

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