Scotch Tape Doesn't
by Alice B. Clagett
Scotch tape doesn’t last, you know –
not down through the decades.
There’s no using it for tax returns,
that’s for sure.
These boisterous years roll by
Scotch tape can’t staunch that flow
Until, at last,
--a gift of love, April 2004
photo by Alice B. Clagett, 2016