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Posted by don_socal socal (My Page) on
Sun, Nov 21, 10 at 18:31

The big elm in the back yard
would deposit colour and crunch
in a pile we made on the lawn

The night crawlers would slide
from beneath our bare feet
and be bait next day at dawn

The sun in a haze
faded early those days
as Summer too soon was gone

The canning intense of the bounty
we wrought with the sweat
expended through Summers song

Secure in abundance
from work in the dirt
to keep us all Winter long

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Bravo!


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Wonderful, Don.
Thank you so much for sharing.


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This is just perfect Don.That picture could be our yard when I was a kid.


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I love it. Ah, the splendor of large trees. Wonderful beings.


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Reminds me of summers long past. Love it.


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Awakens wonderful memories. Thanks!


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Nice! Is that you in the center? I love your girl on the left with the bandaids on both knees.


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Sister Marilyn (with bandaids), Don (me), sister Beverly 1952.


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  • Posted by lilod NoCal/8 (My Page) on
    Tue, Nov 23, 10 at 11:23

Such a nice picture! Great tree, explains your affinity for trees, I think


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