He grew his garden by the road.
He ignored what he'd been told
of violations to health code.
He gave his plants loving care,
watered and weeded them with flair
and watched them grow in dirty air.
When harvest time did come around
he was saddened by what he found:
veggies flavored by polluted ground.
About Friday Flash 55: The challenge is to write a complete story in fifty-five words. If you've written a 55-flash, go let The G-Man know!