by Masago: Rengay #31 (Apr 6-12, 2008), Verses 1-5 (of 6)
Morning birds — tunes I haven't heard / in many months.
She brings breakfast in bed — the paper, under an arm.
Front page — "War in Europe Over, Hitler defeated."
Low on fuel — finally, in the distance / a gas station.
Red, glowing sunset — the ferry operator smiles.
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