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Philo Yan

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LOTUS BUD


Go singing in the rain if you like when it comes.
Why be hindered by stiffling society norms?
Delightful freedom jumping in the mud,
Beautiful blossoming Lotus bud.

Submitted: Saturday, September 22, 2012

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My poem is in reply to Lotus Carroll who wrote a poem describing herself standing in the rain and mud while passersby would stare at her with a look that says, 'What's wrong with you? '

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