the invasion of the duckies

with the arrival
of my grandson
a considerable fleet
of small duckies
was observed
surrounding the bath tub
kwacks have been reported
in the vicinity

severally arrayed as
tummy surfers and
sand engineers
in bright beachwear
with pleasant grins
their silence
contributes to their
mysterious character

have been known
to be enchanted by these
kwazy kwackers
and walked around
grinning for days
knowing what
this means
is invited to
enjoy it
while it lasts

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About riverwriter

Poet, playwright, duplicate bridge player, website designer, cottager, husband, father, grandfather, former athlete, carpenter, computer helper for my friends, theatre designer, backstage polymath, retired teacher of highschool English, drama, art, a baritone singer in a barbershop quartet, who knows what else? wordcurrents is on Facebook: Doug also has a Facebook page, "Incognitio", related to his novels.
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