Ode to Danaus plexippus

  
Oh why, I pray you

regal flutterer, do you

linger still, on my 

Buddleja this October,

 as the weather cools?

Please, my friend, hurry southward,

before the bitter

chill, and while some nectar still

remains to fuel your travels!

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