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Spring’s Promise

The early morning remains shrouded in darkness outside the window as I wait in the barn for the purest of magic–creation.  With much straining, the tiny baby is pushed into the cold world with labored contractions.  I anxiously wait to hear the first bleating before his mother licks him dry, talking softly as her tongue caresses the newborn.  Only minutes pass before he begins nursing.  I sigh in relief at his successful arrival.

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miracle of birth
suckles from his mother’s teat
spring’s promise arrives

Sharing with d’Verse Poets for Haibun Monday and the Tuesday Platform at Real Toads.

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