Take something. Algae, phlegm, limes, young
bananas, a deciduous
summer. React like bile or kelp,
Ireland, oxidized copper.
Absorb into nettles, emeralds,
blowflies, absinthe, sulfur gas. Since
from lichen and ferns, from swimming
amphibians, come palms and peas,
meconium, pine needles, go
to clover, olives, alfalfa,
fatigues, parrot, infection, laurel.
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