I saw the cloud burst

The Daily Post prompt is: Witness.

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I saw the cloud burst on the lake

And no sound make

But falling rain

Like summer grain.

 

I saw the water dimple-specked,

With silver flecked,

Beneath the clouds,

Outspread like shrouds.

 

The path you’d take by the lake’s edge,

Where wind-swept sedge

Bodes winter chill,

Is empty still.

 

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