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Nowhere to Hide

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Nowhere to Hide

The spring brings on the blooming trees
And flowers everywhere.
I can’t deny the beauty, but
There’s pollen in the air.

I dare not step outside the door,
Inside cannot escape it.
Eyes are tearing, nose is running.
Tempting me to tape it.

A big sneeze turns on the faucet,
I sop it with my socks,
Rush into bathroom just to find
An empty tissue box.

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  1. Date: 4/15/2013 5:48:00 PM
    Yes Joyce, wonderful, great take on this contest, wishing you good luck and hope your keeping well. Take care, Richard

  1. Date: 4/12/2013 6:58:00 PM
    hahaha I love how you took this topic and made it joke like. Way to do the contest, Joyce.

  1. Date: 4/11/2013 3:10:00 PM
    nice one, joyce! if this is for the contest, best of luck!

  1. Date: 4/11/2013 2:03:00 PM
    Yes yes, me I'm rubbing my poor nose OFF> Thanks so much for stopping by my verses. Light & Love

  1. Date: 4/11/2013 12:11:00 PM
    I absolutely love this--such and accurate description of all us allergy sufferers... we often walk around with toilet rolls attached to our arm :)

  1. Date: 4/11/2013 11:03:00 AM
    Ha...great take on this contest! Good luck.

  1. Date: 4/11/2013 9:17:00 AM
    Funny, as well as showing forth the beauties of the natural world. Fine poem!