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Almost there.

The sun slides easily

across lawns,

slips through cracks

in fences.

Sidewalks shimmy in the heat.


I turn left

down the street

where your house,

like a crimson dragon,

rears up

on its haunches

to see how closely

I curb my wheels

this time.



(c) 1982, 2018  Betty Hayes Albright


(Another one re-written from 1982….)



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