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Today’s Short #Poem 162

Memory Effect

I take an empty Coke bottle
and refill it with tap water.
Overnight it acquires
fizz and flavour and caffeine

but not colour.

Puzzled, I check the label
or, as I like to think of it,
the alchemical spell.

Fine, everything’s OK,
must be my imagination.

Ashley Bovan

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