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Finally, some rain does fall…
by Ed Matlack
Sunday, July 29, 2007
Rated "G" by the Author.
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Our creek of late has been only mud,


Without water, its life giving blood,


A major thunderstorm has upon us come,


In several minutes of rain, already we have a flood…


 


The grass turned brown,


Dust had been our ground,


Flowers have been dyin’,


I ain’t herein lyin’…


 


With this pounding rain,


I see the one leak in my home that does remain,


Damned if I can find it to fix the thing,


Been tryin’ since this past spring…


© ed ~ 7/29/07

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Reviewed by Ch'erie de Perrot 7/31/2007
The planet is on a bender, expect anything...
Meanwhile downunder...it's a smorgasboard of weather, pick a calamity ;p
Jugs to yha
Ch'erie
Reviewed by William Bonilla 7/30/2007
Try some duct tape
it's a cure all
Peace

William
Reviewed by Daniel McTaggart 7/30/2007
Bring a few pots and pans to West Virginia. We got rain to spare over here.
Reviewed by Mr. Ed 7/30/2007
Forget that leak, get out there in that creek! (And bring some soap!)
Reviewed by m j hollingshead 7/30/2007
well done, the one leak, my house too
Reviewed by Kate Clifford 7/29/2007
Nothing like a strong rain after a dry spell! Here we have been experincing a heat wave.........I moved to get away from that type of heat but it followed me. We too had thunderstorms last night :-)
Reviewed by Debra Baker 7/29/2007
Imagery was brilliant. I felt the woes of the lack of rain. Hope it pours buckets. Returning the flowers to bloom. Find and fix that leak.
Reviewed by Tinka Boukes 7/29/2007
Good.....happy to know....hope it stay with you for a while!!

Love Tinka
Reviewed by Jennave Coz 7/29/2007
Wonderful drops of water,both good and bad. Love the image that this creates.Jen
Reviewed by Walt Hardester 7/29/2007
love the pic.
Ed. you might try using a water hose to "simulate" rain and get in the attic and look for the bugger...LOL

Walt
Reviewed by Ronald Hull 7/29/2007
Spring sprung a leak in summer?

ERon
Reviewed by Ron (sketchman) Axelson 7/29/2007
Glad you gettin the rain
Neat picture Ed....



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