Stewart McKenzie


Truism 10 Remember The Peneplain


Frustrated?
Consider how water treats obstacles
On its passage to the sea
Seeps under
Leaks through
Flows over and around
Even evaporates
And passes over as vapor

If not for orogeny
The earth would be a peneplain
Of water flattened obstacles

Submitted: Friday, September 23, 2005
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