Apricots, cherries,
gardens, grass,
jumping, swimming,
splash, and dash.
Flags, fireworks,
bands, parades,
ice cream, cupcakes,
lemonade.
Hiking, camping,
clouds, and sun,
biking, barbecues,
vacation fun.
Books to read,
time to play,
friends and cousins,
summer days!

[illustration] Illustration by Adam Koford