Near the end, I remember his eyes.
Looking at me, so happy I was there.
Sitting together, there was still so much to say,
But often, we just sat in silence
Shawn is a scientist who's become more introspective with age, appreciating his parents, wife, family and friends and seeking to understand how he can be a better dad, husband, and person. His poetry is an outcome of his inspection of his relationship and his interactions with others.