|by Hugh MacLeod at Gaping Void|
Like a Bad Habit
The ivy is overtaking the front bed.
It approaches the lamb’s ear insidiously.
It has overwhelmed a pair of stepping-stones.
Clearly, the whole driveway is within the scope of its ambition.
I admire its tenacity.
But my will
My pruner and I
©Mary Lee Hahn, 2013