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The lime woman

04 Jul

A dozen she counted
For the money I gave
And wrapped them up for me.
She smiled and I responded
Our familiarity made
Bargaining unnecessary.

We hardly ever stepped
Beyond those dealings
In lemons on Summer days.
And yet we kept
An easy knowing
As our unwritten essay.

woman selling limes

(Picture borrowed from the internet)

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5 Comments

Posted by on July 4, 2014 in Poetry

 

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5 responses to “The lime woman

  1. granny1947

    July 19, 2014 at 8:26

    Love it. 🙂

     
  2. Sue Dreamwalker

    July 4, 2014 at 8:26

    Beautiful……… and touching…

     
  3. Personal Concerns

    July 4, 2014 at 8:26

    Uff! Beautiful!

     

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