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Leslie McGrath: Bedding Down

Our annual 
animal 
shaped day 
by day
as the world 
shifts and 
shifts again
 
O the plush
chestnut coat
soft mouth
for carrying
the new
year in
 
O skinny
tail tapping
bashfully
circling
into sleep.



Copyright 2018 Leslie McGrath

One comment on “Leslie McGrath: Bedding Down

  1. Molly Fisk
    December 31, 2018

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