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A summer couplet

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A summer couplet

 A bumblebee samples pollen from summer's bazaar
As a humming bird  hovers for a sip of nectar

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  1. Date: 7/7/2013 11:00:00 AM
    loving your summer couplet :-) CONGRATULATIONS -in Andrea, contest!!! Take Care *xox* Linda

  1. Date: 7/2/2013 12:32:00 PM
    Enjoyed reading your winning couplets..Extraordinary rhyme. Congrats..Sara

  1. Date: 6/30/2013 5:15:00 AM
    Love your imagery. Congrats. Rick

  1. Date: 6/29/2013 3:26:00 PM
    Joseph, lovely imagery. Congratulations in Andrea's steaming hot summer couplet contest... what else could we ask for -the constant reminder of the hottest season that wonders through my Texas Sky. <3<3<3 ~SKAT~"

  1. Date: 6/29/2013 2:01:00 PM
    Lovely couplet here Joseph.Congrats on your win.

  1. Date: 6/29/2013 1:39:00 PM
    We have honeysuckle growing on our arbor......and the scene you describe is happening as we speak!! Love this!!

  1. Date: 6/29/2013 7:56:00 AM
    Congrats Joseph--bring on those creatures!

  1. Date: 6/29/2013 3:34:00 AM
    great intentions can overcome many issues... Great write... Congrats... Jake

  1. Date: 6/29/2013 12:31:00 AM
    oops. I didn't know whose was whose. I wish someone had told you that you left off bird for humming bird, but I knew what you meant so included it on the winners' list. Sweet poem for my contest, Joseph. thanks for the support. and congratulations.

    May Avatar Joseph May
    Date: 6/29/2013 3:45:00 AM Block poet from commenting on your poetry


    Thank you so much for my placement Andrea...I don't know how I missed that.... I have corrected it .....thanks again....love
  1. Date: 6/15/2013 7:43:00 PM
    This is an outstanding couplet. I love 'summer's bazaar', clever! Warm Smiles, Connie

  1. Date: 6/15/2013 12:04:00 PM
    - Yes ... It's summer! - Beautiful summer couplet, Joseph! - Good luck in the contest! - oxox / / Anne-Lise :)

    May Avatar Joseph May
    Date: 6/15/2013 4:11:00 PM Block poet from commenting on your poetry


    thank you Anne