sweet surrender

 

scent of spring rides zephyr

snowman has fallen

battle of seasons

scent of spring rides zephyr

sleet dissolves to rain

winter’s last stand

scent of spring rides zephyr

snowman has fallen

 


A triolet for Weekend Writing Prompt, “fallen”. A triolet consists of 8 lines. Lines1,4 and 7 are the same line repeated. So are lines 2 and 8.

 

neither motive nor alibi

 

a fresh dusting of fluff

covered the crime scene

pure white, pristine but

 

for the damage done. an

unprovoked attack was

obvious: head detached,

 

lying face down; both

arms broken like sticks,

yet bloodstains absent.

 

who would do this to

an innocent snowman?!