Philo Yan

(Malaysia)

Drought


Green, green grass of home,
Autumn is nearly come.
The ponds are down
Almost to the ground.
The drought is here,
and so appear
Some thirsty deer.
No water dear,
I fear.

Submitted: Saturday, October 13, 2012
Edited: Saturday, October 13, 2012
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A fellow artist painted green trees from her backyard with a drying pond and some deer standing on the slope seeking water.

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