Portland dried its tears
with hiccoughing sputters
and slowly untied
the blindfold of earthy vapors
from its downtown.
Chastened but unrepentant.




***Phew! Now I know why A to Z is called a challenge! Hope everyone’s surviving. 10 more to go (12 for NaPoWri-mers)!***

Written for the A to Z Challenge and NaPoWriMo

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