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An Old Couple

An old couple sits facing west Having a picnic, they are blessed They overlook a short, small stream They each have some frozen ice-cream To jump in the stream is their test Daring to wade, they surely jest Bugs do bite them, a real life pest His heart’s hers, to always redeem An old couple They enjoy the view, just the best He would get something off his chest Marriage proposal, he did beam Romance sure ran wild, it did seem They saw the sunset facing west An old couple
Russell Sivey

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  1. Date: 1/3/2013 10:55:00 PM
    and time at last does see the grey, live long enough to say what hey, a life time test to pass:)

  1. Date: 1/3/2013 10:28:00 PM
    I'm enjoying the image Russell, things and feelings never get old. having each other is all they need. love the set and old spark setting in. ~Luv*SKAT

  1. Date: 1/3/2013 11:35:00 AM
    A real gem, Russell...I'm and old guy and widowed but have not been as fortunate as the fella you wrote about...Have a blessed 2013 my friend - Tim