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Hitching Post (Found Poem) - Poem by Chi

White divorced Christian
lady or mother,
with waking up alone.

Would swap corporate suits,
high heels and air-
conditioned offices
for the cries
of newborn lambs,

the smell of rain
on the newly ploughed fields,

the feeling of freedom,
sun and wind -

as she rides her horse.

She wants to share,
more than just
a bottle of wine.

April,1998, Hogsback, South Africa.

Comments about Hitching Post (Found Poem) by Chi

  • (6/15/2006 6:54:00 PM)

    The pungent, earthy smell of rain on a newly ploughed field is a heavenly scent indeed. Very nice poem. (Report) Reply

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Poem Submitted: Thursday, June 15, 2006

Poem Edited: Thursday, June 15, 2006

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