Anita Mechler: Red-Letter Day

Red-letter day,

stark outlines

time nibbles away

Glassine waves

undertow pull

sucking at your sandy legs

Youthful joy, adolescent abandon

tempers the caution of age

Delight and panic.

Let go

and crest.

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