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Tweeted Verse Of The Day: April 18, 2011

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Tweeted Verse Of The Day: April 18, 2011

Tweeted Verse Of The Day: April 18, 2011

Tweeted Verse Of The Day: April 18, 2011

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By @melissarholm:

My father was like April: cacophonous cyclone, then sweet, sweating hero bearing chainsaw for the oak with exposed roots.

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