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Dandelion

tidy floral rows stark ragged dandelion shears’ hungry maw gapes shing! have a care; it will regrow unlike your delicate bloom surprised, you look down your prize tulip’s roots mingled with this intruder woven inextricably gleaming shears look quite hungry 6/14/16 © Thomas W. Quigley

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Date: 6/18/2016 8:38:00 PM
oh this is GOOD. Hey, I have a soupmail for you too.
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Tom Quigley
Date: 6/18/2016 10:57:00 PM
Thank you, Andrea!
Date: 6/15/2016 6:52:00 PM
Beautiful contrast in color in the poem and in the pic..I enjoyed reading your work..Way to go..Thanks for stopping by my page..Sara
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Tom Quigley
Date: 6/15/2016 11:28:00 PM
Thank you, Sara!
Date: 6/15/2016 3:45:00 PM
- Dandelion is a really beautiful flower ..... sunshine flower - Hated and loved :) - A great poem, Tom - hugs // Anne-Lise :)
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Tom Quigley
Date: 6/15/2016 11:28:00 PM
Love 'em. Hearty. Not aware of any flowers I dislike, though...Thanks!
Date: 6/15/2016 2:48:00 PM
HEY...HEY....LEAVE THOSE DANDELIONS ALONE YOU BULLY.....think---"look, my little Billy is the only one in the parade that's in step". I have made peace with the dandelions and the bees love me for it.
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Tom Quigley
Date: 6/15/2016 11:29:00 PM
:-) Thanks for reading, John!