Polly

Writings and Witterings

Transient Sound

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What’s that noise?
Overhead and to the right
a whirring, burring, buzzing –
you look for a whirligig

or

could it be a firework rocket?
In July?
At 7 o’clock in the morning?

or

have the aliens come
at last?

and

they’re as small
as
your ear.

Polly Stretton © 2015

First published in Girl’s Got Rhythm, revised prior to posting.

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9 thoughts on “Transient Sound

  1. Very charming, Polly. K.

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  2. Seven in the morning and you’ve been awakened by aliens! You know your day will only become more interesting! 😉 Well done Polly.

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  3. A real kick at the end, Polly. Well done!

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  4. Love it! Smiling! 😄😄

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