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A poem in an instant...

The whole of spring Fergus McGonigal

Not long after
first light today,
I fell in love
with the trees

 

at the top
of my garden.
They did not
ask it of me,

A new poem commissioned by Poetry on Loan from Fergus McGonigal.

A poem in an instant
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