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Phillip Coffey - Not New

NOT NEW, By Phillip Coffey
Exiting the front door on my front steps I am soon sighing.
Listen to that, well, it's got to be a distressed 'chicken hawk'.
No, it is a Mockingbird singing all of his well rehearsed lines
For the many activities raptured for the days planned festivities.

Sure is sunny on this pollen filled, allergy-ridden, chilly morn.
Sniffling, runny nose, eyes swollen - none of this is new
For we that have spent so many seasons in the warmth
Of the Spring time but yet I know nothing that I would undo.

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