There are no words which might express
the gratitude and happiness
that fills my heart each morn and eve.
I’m always reticent to leave
my new back porch but I confess
a friend who thought that he would bless
me with this gift without redress
merits the praise he would receive.
There are no words!
He took what once was one big mess
in my back yard when I said yes
to kindness. I could not conceive
that this, his best recitative,
would shelter me. I’d have to guess
there are no words.
S2/L2 did end in "could not believe"
S3/L1-2 did read: He took what once was a big mess of a back yard...