Curriculum Vitae

Perhaps, in space, they'll learn of Earth,
imagine seasons, dream of springtime,

beaches, flowers, mountains, fruit,
birdsong, life outside a suit,

and ask us, if they could, just why
we'd let a perfect planet die.

Curriculum Vitae © Copyright 2021, Robert J. Tiess.

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Submitted: September 19, 2021