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Watermelon Rain

January 30, 2012
By thebrighterparts BRONZE, Newton, Massachusetts
thebrighterparts BRONZE, Newton, Massachusetts
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When it drip-drip-drips outdoors, we eat
Our Watermelon inside,
Biting scarlet sweetness
Under yellow bulb-light, not sun
Spitting out seeds
Onto placemats, not earth
Slurping up juice
That runs down our arms,
And understanding
the Waterness
of Watermelon.

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on Aug. 2 2012 at 4:30 pm
so_joy SILVER, Navesink, New Jersey
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