Distant Summers

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All of our summers seem so distant now, only ghosts

sitting in lifeguard’s chairs, empty picnic tables

our memories of families happy

and running through

knee high grass

traded

for the thrill

of autumn winds,

and temporary color.

      

Poetry and Image © Copyright 2016, Ancient Skies

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