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Dog Days of Summer

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Dog Days of Summer

August days bring sweltering waves of heat.
Lethargic breezes fail to cool our
sun baked bodies, so we languish,
praying for relief ... perhaps
a refreshing rain ... How
I long for autumn,
but for now the
dog days of 
summer
reign.

8/6/13
A reversed etheree

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  1. Date: 9/9/2013 4:55:00 PM
    Nice write Kim, you must get those blistering summers that we get down here, I love it all...Thanks for the read Kim...Peter

  1. Date: 8/9/2013 5:43:00 PM
    I love etheree and have made a whole chapbook of them. You do etheree proud!!!