Deborah Boydston Deborah Boydston
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In the magic tents bequeathed By the bell vine blooms. Love these lines

Harry Wells Harry Wells
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Thank you, Deborah. Bell vine flowers have beauty but the plant is a runaway beast in the garden. Once you've got it growing up a fence, you've got it.

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Garden meditations during an
unusually hot English Summer



Panting dogs lie prone,                            


Birds make gargantuan gapes                        


Gasping for cool air.                            


Fishes, pouting from the pond,              


Blow kisses to damsel flies.                            


On clear gauzy wings,                            


Dragonflies and lacewings skim              


Round water lilies'                            


Centres of sensual hues                      


And succulent honey dew.                    


Bees suck drowsily                            


In the magic tents bequeathed                    


By the bell vine blooms.                                           2 comments


And I? Dreamy hours I spend              


Sitting among the flowers.


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