Indira Renganathan


Surroundings-41


Absentee

They're gone
Like sparrows
Flower sellers
Stopped coming
For sale

Seasonal fragrance
They say
Sailing busy
Street sellers
Say 'hiked'
Local purchase
Shortage scary

No jasmines
No flowers
No street-buy

Submitted: Monday, December 10, 2012
Edited: Monday, December 10, 2012
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