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One of Those Little Surprises
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"A stalagmite in my freezer rises / Formed drip by drop up from the frozen floor"


One of Those Little Surprises

 

A stalagmite in my freezer rises

Formed drip by drop up from the frozen floor

This is one of those little surprises

Which lacking a cogent why and wherefore

Can only make us ask and speculate

As to what it might mean as it is seen

Growing daily as relentless as fate

Inscrutable and cold and crystalline

 

Today it is beginning to prevent

My access to the coffee can behind

It seems so serious and so intent

Upon its growth as if possessed of mind

I touch it with respect in greeting when

I visit as intruder to its lair

Have tea instead and leave the coffee then

I know not what it means: but it is there

 

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Reviewed by Chanti Niven
LOL Stevie this is great!
Chanti
Reviewed by Felix Perry
Hmmmnnn interesting write and origianal topic.

Felix
Reviewed by Tinka Boukes
Looks very cold to me...and within one hot day that could become a nasty wet mess...me thinks!!

Well penned though!!

Love Tinka
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