The Property Which Owns

Spring snow melts quickly revealing the interrupted transition to a green world punctuated by blossoms of color and smatterings of bird song traversing the brisk morning, before the humans emerge from their artificial caves, bulbous mushrooming structures to define inside from outside, mine from yours, a cautious truce calmed by carafes of caffeinated beverages, warmth against the chill work-a-day world.