Sunday, 17 October 2010

Next Year's Mist

Now, wait a moment,
to say this is it,
that the oaks, maples, silver birch
don't matter, that hawthorne, lilac, forsythia
are not accountable,
that I will be as next year's mist,
more nebulous than directive, less than here.

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Frank C. Praeger

1 comment:

e.gajd said...

This is brilliant! Thank you Frank and Fiona.