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Lemonade

written by: Mary Bone

 

Life handed us lemons.
We added sugar to every sour drop.
The lemonade wouldn't sell
on the street corner.
People were thirsty.
They were on diets.
They said, "No sugar for us today."
"Our diets won't allow it."

Mary Bone

Mary Bone

Mary Bone has written two books of poetry. Some of her poems have been recently published at Spillwords, Literary Librarian, Indian Periodical, Best Poetry, The Bezine, I Am Not A Silent Poet, Family Friend Poems and Duane's Poetree Blogspot. Mary has been writing short stories and poetry since the age of twelve.
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