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Free to a good poem

Here's a phrase I don't have a use for in a blog post, essay or poem.

Feel free to take it and use it as you see fit:

As skinny as a shadow on a cloudy day.


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Apr. 9th, 2013 11:40 am (UTC)
I am intrigued by that photo. I would title it Exponential Spider.
Apr. 9th, 2013 09:42 pm (UTC)
My wife would call it "There's a spider in the bathroom could you take it outside please!"
Apr. 11th, 2013 10:01 pm (UTC)
Ha! That's what Surly Youth #2 would call it, too! When he can, he'll catch them in little paper cups, cover with a tissue, and ask me to release them back into the wild. Meaning, dump in the bushes by the front porch.
Apr. 12th, 2013 01:59 am (UTC)
He's got a little Buddhism in him.
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