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The Flies

We're in the peak of summer. By now there's no surprise... The plague has arrived, A swarm of pesky flies! We've been through Raids a plenty. But as they drop, they're born! They breed ten times faster than rabbits. They irritate, cause scorn! Because I've seen the dump they love, They fire up my mood When I twist and turn or walk away To keep them off my food. Though they have their beauty, Their shine, translucent wings... If they kept away from me, In a way, I'd adore those things. But I say, "Bring on winter!" For then there'd be relief From those pesky little creatures Who bring our summer grief!

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Date: 7/22/2021 5:10:00 AM
Im with you Natasha, ive been using the fly swot a lot of late. Don't mention the flying ants grrrr. Hope you're staying cool in the heat. Tom
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Date: 7/22/2021 5:34:00 AM
Flying ants? ... Yes we've got fans on in every room... Hope you are managing ok in this heat too Tom.