Winter Preparations

Red squirrel with bouncing tail

   Ascends the cedar,

Tree top sways in autumn gail.

Jaws stuffed with shredded bark

   He scrambles upward,

Building out his winter’s ark.

Cold comes with frightful speed,

   Winter gathers,

A catalyst of urgent need.


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