Blueberry Shores

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Hidden beyond the campground's beach were bushes galore
  Of succulent blueberries:
  Bunches of blue hidden beneath green leaves --
On a secret trail along the shore
  Bush after bush
  Pail after pail full
  Our secret stash
For the blueberry crumb cake

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This year, the beach is longer
The camp is growing
  -- and more beach is required.
The trail is shorten --
The blueberry bushes are gone
  -- sacrificed for the beach and ...
Blueberry Shores Campground

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