as told by the wind

it seemed like ages ago,
but the scent stuck
occupying expensive real estate
in her already crowded brain

today the wind
brought with it an old story
one she knew by heart
masked in the morning breeze

she kicked herself
for forgetting
to close the windows


written for maypoeticwings 29/31, “perfumed breeze”

maypoeticwings is a Twitter poetry challenge hosted by @PoetessBecca and @BelezaAngel

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