shine your silver

This is a very old one, from high school, that always seems to be relevant. 

shine your silver

and wipe the dust from your brow.

shake the crumbs from your clothes.

now is the time

to tie your shoes with satin bows;

to throw your wristwatch in the river

and dance.

© 2015 Anna-Christina Betekhtin, All Rights Reserved.

 


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