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Floodplain

 

Fleet staccato velvet, is

that sound of perforated water

as it assails the roofs and pavement

of this dreary suburbia:

the battlecry of nature’s

patient assault upon

the clinical die-cast blandness

of our little subdivided realm.

 

 

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