A Winemaker's Hope
Posted by Vegasjoujou on 2008-06-13 14:56:45.
The winemaker's season begins with a crush
And bountiful harvests of grapes,
Machinery turning the fruitage to mush,
The barrels removed from their capes.
The vintage assured in a very fine year,
When weather and timing agree,
The soil is tested, its chemistry clear
Of all microscopic debris.
The grapevines are withered, succumbing to cold,
Their branches are barren and dry,
Devout revolution as seasons unfold,
Deplete and replenish supply.
A winemaker's hope is unswerving and true,
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