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September

Jeweled September. The stork rests on the chimney. The garden flaunts new colors - silvery purple satin on the cabbage, velvety tomato red which weavers envy. In the kitchen plum juice is bubbling. Fuschias dust the threshold with golden pollen. And the young girl sitting there to read drifts across her childhood.

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