"Come, let us have some tea and continue to talk about happy things."

June 30, 2012
By Outofthefloor BRONZE, Oxford, Connecticut
Outofthefloor BRONZE, Oxford, Connecticut
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Halcyon forever: lavender dish soap and something cinnamon. Intoxicating. There is something so intentional about the pauses in my tea-making. Rhythm. I am standing here with wanderlust and dust beneath my feet.

Ephemeral everything: Some time ago I was a long-haired girl with blue eyes and scissors.

The author's comments:
I love free-verse poetry; I think that it is so, so beautiful. This piece reflects how I feel in my current situation, but I prefer things to be abstract; the people that know me well are the only people that can figure out exactly what I mean.

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