I put down my book and stood at the open door, / the first raindrops gusting in the eaves,

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(poetry diary 244-4/211/17) More rain.

Rain
Peter Everwine
Toward evening, as the light failed
and the pear tree at my window darkened,
I put down my book and stood at the open door,
the first raindrops gusting in the eaves,
a smell of wet clay in the wind.

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