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NaPoWriMo Day Twenty-Four: Watermelon

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Watermelon
by ARHuelsenbeck

it takes both arms to carry you
my green-striped beauty
I can’t wait to plunge my long knife
into your bright red flesh

but first I clear an entire shelf
in the fridge
because you are best when icy cold

while waiting I remember
my childhood end-of-summer ritual
celebrating with green-white-red smiles
juice running down our chins
soaking our t-shirts
and bombarding each other with
seeds fired from our deadly lipsnapo2020button1-1

In the Meme Time: Things to Do with Fruit

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In the Meme Time: Things to Do with Fruit

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He looks incredibly heroic, doesn’t he?

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