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Farmers Are Never Idle

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Harvest is over crops are in and Fall’s first killing frost stirs feelings of melancholy sustained by winter's cold With its bare trees migration, hibernation wisdom of fallow fields and mice attempting entry during long, cold nights Yet farmers are never idle caring for their animals cleaning, repairing equipment checking their fences cleaning fields and clearing tree lines *** November 20, 2019 F G I series 9 idyll Brian Strand, sponsor "An idyll is a type of poem that focuses on the normal routines of normal people in a rural setting." -PoetrySoup, Types of Poems - Idyll definition

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Date: 11/20/2019 8:10:00 PM
Love this idyll about idleness. Brilliant, Mark.
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Mark Toney
Date: 11/20/2019 8:42:00 PM
I was wondering if anyone would pick up on that, Line :) Cheers! ~Mark
Date: 11/20/2019 7:10:00 PM
Farmers are never idle. That is the TRUTH! I am the product of two farm kids.
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Mark Toney
Date: 11/20/2019 8:19:00 PM
Caren, thank you for your nice comment about hardworking farmers! ~Mark