Awhile back I went to my local library
In search of something to read and keep myself amused during my recent downtime
I got there about ten minutes before it opened and while waiting for the doors to open
Decided to smoke myself a smoke along with some of the other patrons

And in that short time an unexpected thunderstorm came through
And when it was over a rainbow blanketed the sky from one end to the other
While we stood there gazing at the colors I overheard one patron say to another
“Therein lies the pot of gold

Many have tried and many have failed to define the word “perfection”
And I won’t presume to even go there myself but one thing I know for sure
That for one fleeting moment,
I thought I saw it