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Nansemond at Suffolk

Appreciating the Nansemond River

By April Denise StuartPublished 3 years ago 1 min read
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Nansemond at Suffolk
Photo by Matt Hardison on Unsplash

I look out,

On the Nansemond,

Great river through Suffolk,

In boats you ride,

Hope never to see,

Any waves or tides,

You can sail,

You can fish,

Do whatever you wish,

When you come to Suffolk, Virginia,

Here it is fall,

You can have a ball,

Here is plenty of fish,

Eat as much as you wish,

Having fun on the river,

We are brave and bold,

I would love some shrimp,

Served a bit cold,

The Nansemond,

With its beauty to behold,

By Laney Smith on Unsplash

Walk the shores,

Here is a canoe,

With its large oars,

Rest assured,

When you visit,

Enjoy it,

There is one thing left to say,

The mighty Nansemond,

Is here to stay.

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About the Creator

April Denise Stuart

I have been writing for awhile and love to share my writing with others. I enjoy writing about Virginia as well as miscellaneous topics.

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