Spring
Kathy Jacobs
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The Suddenly Spring
 
sight for sore,
sky blue eyes,
 
shiny shoes,
ear buds glisten,
 
toned and buffed
limbs on show,
 
suddenly slapped
and rebuffed by winter
 
snows on spring’s parade,
buds scorched by gales,
 
blossom lashed, fruit bruised,
bleeds a wounded shock

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