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Connie Yost

Rookie (5/27/38 / Reed City, Michigan)

Pro Tem Flight


Tables ready, open air,
Salad plenty, savior fair,
Backyard breakfast, emerald green,
Restraining fence no longer seen.

Later when the cocktail bunch,
Wanders in to munch a lunch,
All duded up in summer coats,
Do their best poetic quotes.

It is here that I should mention,
Ears and noses at attention,
Sometimes show us flags of white,
Then off they go in pro tem flight!

Submitted: Sunday, May 04, 2014

Topic of this poem: nature


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