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Patchwork, dirt and heat

A poem about my childhood…..Patchwork, dirt and heatwe tilled the earthwhen the crisp spring airmoist and gentle mistblessed the soiland the sun laid the runwayfor long hot dayssummer breaks in between gamesthe warm atmospherepushing us under the elephants earsplunging into the cool air conditioned wood panelled parlourwhere we weretogetherand alone where the smell of baconfrom […]