Dance of the Trees
by Sallie Mattison Young

    Verdant willows,
    xanthic yews,
    zestful aspens bounce, carefree;
    dancing elms,
    festive green,
    hootchie-kootch in jubilee.
    kiwis leaping,
    maples nod,
    oaks pulse quickly, resonate;
    spruces tremble, undulate.


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