July in the Valley of the Lilies

mountain morning
birds tweeting
thick mist hiding the mountaintops –
arrive at work
coffee on the esplanade
bright sun on our faces…
from above and below
…work calling us –
but we’d much rather
make small talk about Faulkner

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Author: Raymond Maxwell

https://raymmaxx.wordpress.com/ Librarian, archivist, retired foreign service officer and Navy veteran.

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