BACK TO SCHOOL

Do you remember August,
When summer was still alive;
Yet boredom and anticipation
Were beginning to move in?

New shoes, clothes and school supplies;
Friends meeting on the playground
Getting lockers and class schedules;
Checking out the newcomers.

“Not so fast,” you were thinking,
Warm days and evenings still reign;
The county fair is just starting;
Can’t school wait a bit longer?

but summer fades into fall,
With its chill and warmth combined
To bring coziness and alas
All that has to do with school!

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2 thoughts on “BACK TO SCHOOL

  1. The new school year always brought great anticipation! Maybe 85% confident “Yes, bring it on!” and 15% “Hope my brain and my ego are up to the challenges.” How about for you?

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