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O#31: Quechee, Vermont
OJune 16, 2007

 

 

 

Among green hills

Across the covered bridge

Yankee merchants trade

In quaint and rustic:

Half studied, half artless

All traditional.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Once a suave Euro-dude

My crew chief is a skinhead;

I am afraid.

 

 

 

 

At daybreak

Bright colors blossom

Topping stems of string.

Gigantic toys

Make us children again,

And small.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Field awash

With colors dance and sway:

A spectacle.

But who could stay

When my bright bouquet

Tugs at me

To be

Away?

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Continued....