To Boston, With Love

As City Folk made the
ultimate sacrifice;
Mayor Menino knows--
hazardous Life.

Blasts are still smoldering;
City’s Integrity--
in darkest times.

Holy syllable count, it’s a double-dactyl! About which I just learned today from Aprille at Real Toads. Join us in creating double-dactyls from a rather impressive word list. This is number 17 of 30 for National Poetry Writing Month. Maybe I can move on to a different subject tomorrow.