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Behind a Tree

When I was a child hiding behind a tree I had with me a girl and we would go kiss Not of passion, just of friendship can’t you see We giggled and found nothing that was amiss Soon we would be discovered and were punished We weren’t allowed to be acting such as this We didn’t connect again, we were afraid We might get caught kissing with happiness made
Russell Sivey

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  1. Date: 10/2/2013 5:25:00 PM
    that's a shame they caught you. those spoil sports!!! This was a cute one.

  1. Date: 10/1/2013 3:11:00 PM
    O short-lived innocent ecstasy!

  1. Date: 10/1/2013 5:32:00 AM
    Russell, those stolen moments that made the best memories.. This gem made me smile this afternoon :) *hugs* Wilma

  1. Date: 9/30/2013 9:21:00 AM
    traces of winsome flasbacks so charmingly revealed, russell,.. i now recall those child-like reveries through your splendid craft... did i mention how tremendous this is?..:) huggs

  1. Date: 9/30/2013 7:58:00 AM
    I had an experience like this. It was mind-blowing. Ah, the innocence is loud & proud! A damn fine job, Russell!

  1. Date: 9/30/2013 7:52:00 AM
    Thanks for the visits to my page..I did not understand the question left on well one of my poems or it might have been the two poets that I shared with you all..I enjoyed reading this one.It was cute..Yes, sometimes in childhood we got punished for something that was on a childest level and adults saw it as on an adult level..Sara

  1. Date: 9/30/2013 7:14:00 AM
    A very beautiful poem which I've felt so delighted & enjoyed to read this evening my dear friend Russell! Another great write indeed painting huge smiles on my face. Thank you so much for sharing! Good luck and best wishes always! Have a blessed & grace-filled day! love lots & big hugs, Leonora

  1. Date: 9/30/2013 6:32:00 AM
    It brought a broad smile on my face your poem my friend, Russell, as well as an elation in my heart thinking of the purity of feelings and of unadulterated love! Excellent!

  1. Date: 9/29/2013 8:48:00 PM
    This is so cute and innocent, those were the sweetest of days Russell, days when we were carefree young and life was so full of adventure, thank you for sharing this, it's a pleasant memory, sweet dreams love xxx