and the ducks

trailing fingers through
a thin layer
of pond-green
algae
that scummy residue
on those fingers
as the green cover
regroups
covers the lost ground
once stirred by your efforts
the hole stitched up
so your quest
to uncover the depths
is thwarted
once more

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Briar

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