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Red Hair Alight

Laura is a technical writer. She enjoys playing the piano, traveling, fine art, and making jewelry.

Long curls my fair maiden possessed,

And all said that she was so blessed.

For in her red hair,

Caught ever ensnared,

Was light that could never be quenched.

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