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The Piano Lesson

a moth floats across warm summer grass

hesitates—then
flies away

disappearing into a peeling
white sky

on the driveway
a cat casts a momentary shadow

crows call out
in a fluttering rain of wings

—petals of sunlight falling.

—E Gironda, Jr.
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