Drought

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Status: Finished  |  Genre: Poetry  |  House: Booksie Classic

Cover image: pixabay.com.

Drought

They’d never known such hardship

as the drought brought.

Food was short,

bad hunger pains,

but the thirst was worse.

Looking skyward,

searching for the clouds

that would bring rain

and ease the pain,

only to look away

too dehydrated to shed any tears.


Submitted: May 11, 2021

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Mike S.

Excellent, Hull

Tue, May 11th, 2021 7:29pm

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