by Masago: Rengay #25 (Feb 17-23, 2008), Verses 1-5 (of 6)
A school of fish / under the lake ice — deep winter.
Recess, one hour away — thoughts of fun and snow.
We come inside / after the bell... the smell / of wet woolens.
Science class — other guys try burning / more than sulfur.
Mid-term exam week — my candle lit at both ends.
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