cutting my long hair
adorning myself with nature
oysters share their flawed pearls
earthworms sing songs of gratitude
silk stockings gathering at my thin ankles
wearing a tiny cotton flour sack, I feel peace
my soul sailing on a boat, feeling a joyful worldly release
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