Outreaching leaves of white
Directly over green.
How can it seem trite,
This wonderful nature machine?

Later, as the summer grows
Those greens come into life.
Spreading all the charm they know
While stealing the dogwood’s white.

Copyright, Doug Stuber, 1972. Unauthorized use and/or duplication of this material without express and written permission from this blog’s author and/or owner is strictly prohibited. Excerpts and links may be used, provided that full and clear credit is given, and with appropriate and specific direction to the original content.


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