How swiftly time flies from there to here
Ten lifetimes rolled into one sweet moment
Today I’ll sit, in cool warming sunshine
Watch hawks soaring overhead
Listen to wrens and cardinals sing
And watch my drying little creek
Slowly turn into curdled algae yogurt
Today at d’Verse we are to write a Quadrille of exactly 44 words, using the word swift or a form of the word. I was immediately drawn to how fast time has passed in my lifetime. These are my reflections.
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Photos: Dwight L. Roth