by Masago: Rengay #28 (Mar 9-15, 2008), Verses 1-4 (of 6)
Longer days — toys begin to emerge / from the snow.
We scour the beach for shells / and trinkets — low tide.
Past forty — each morning's combing, more forehead.
Opening bell — trading starts lower / yet again.
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