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Summer Bay

Sharing Stories
September 24, 2023 at 10:57 a.m.
Sailboats on Fidalgo Bay. 
Photographer's name on this "free photo."
Sailboats on Fidalgo Bay. Photographer's name on this "free photo." Barbara Ruby



Seagulls flying,

sailboats plying,

driftwood drying.

On a sparkling summer’s day,

take me to a white-capped bay,

cloudless azure sky overhead,

changing tides where seabirds tread,

children covered in white sand,

building castles, tall, grand.

Barbara Ruby of Puyallup grew up on Fidalgo Island, the inspiration for this poem.

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