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October 20, 2010
By Lothro SILVER, Mequon, Wisconsin
Lothro SILVER, Mequon, Wisconsin
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so white and clean.
like snow.
no dirt.
just perfect.
neat. crisp.
and the feel of
open – calm oceans.
if I look closely,
I can watch
every wave:
rise. break. fall.
but, when so close
I can see
those lines,
so straight. so perfect.
go crooked – askew.
and finally,
I clear my vision,
and see,
this is just
another,
easily ripped,
sheet.


The author's comments:
Extended metaphor.
Figure out my riddle.

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