Cherita 2

In case you’re worried, the river hasn’t flooded this high.

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Rain fell in torrents,


all night

the river rose,


this morning

water laps

the sill.

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Jane Dougherty

I used to do lots of things I didn't much enjoy. Now I am officially a writer. It's what I always wanted to be.

17 thoughts on “Cherita 2”

  1. We have been flooded, not in this house. We lived in house where our drive ran down hill. A mile away they were fitting storm drains when we had a “once in a hundred years” rain storm with hail stones! Our house and two others were flooded , the water was up to our knees in the down stairs. That was 38 yrs ago and I still remember ever minute of it. ..times ticking… As I said we moved! ๐Ÿ’œ๐Ÿ’œ๐Ÿ’œ

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