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Clouds

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Clouds

 On summer days  clouds of white
float across the sky
and nightingales take flight
to sing sweet songs on high
as aflutter comes the butterfly


 If I could hitch a ride upon those clouds
As they go sailing by
Ten perhaps I'd be allowed
To float like the butterfly
And watch the birds go by

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  1. Date: 8/16/2013 8:38:00 AM
    i love the lovely clouds you are adoring through with your eyes. Joseph, many times I played above the clouds... yeah! I'm that kind of gal who can't get her head out of them clouds.. LOL, i know that is not what you mean... glad I read this one... Linda

  1. Date: 8/15/2013 3:32:00 PM
    I loved this one Joseph, I still like to make pictures out of clouds, and I really love rain..Thanks for sharing, my friend Peter

    May Avatar Joseph May
    Date: 8/15/2013 7:17:00 PM Block poet from commenting on your poetry


    thank you Peter
  1. Date: 8/15/2013 2:56:00 PM
    this is sweet as can be. A very admirable little cloud poem!

    May Avatar Joseph May
    Date: 8/15/2013 7:17:00 PM Block poet from commenting on your poetry


    thank you for those nice comments Andrea
  1. Date: 8/15/2013 1:32:00 PM
    i really enjoyed this gem, joseph... it is often the simple things in life that bring so much contentment, especially cloud-gazing!... divine piece!.:) hugggs

    May Avatar Joseph May
    Date: 8/15/2013 7:16:00 PM Block poet from commenting on your poetry


    thank you Nette
  1. Date: 8/15/2013 8:22:00 AM
    Great lofty and uplifting write here Joseph. Yes, floating and flying... our human nature yearns for freedom such as this.

  1. Date: 8/15/2013 5:38:00 AM
    Joseph this is stunningly beautiful much enjoyed reading Shadow x smiles

    May Avatar Joseph May
    Date: 8/15/2013 7:15:00 PM Block poet from commenting on your poetry


    thank you Shadow
  1. Date: 8/15/2013 3:23:00 AM
    - It's beautiful, Joseph! - All the best to you. - oxox / / Anne-Lise :)

    May Avatar Joseph May
    Date: 8/15/2013 7:15:00 PM Block poet from commenting on your poetry


    thank you Anne
  1. Date: 8/14/2013 6:02:00 PM
    Aflutter comes the butterfly! Wow what a line....nice Joseph....

    May Avatar Joseph May
    Date: 8/14/2013 7:51:00 PM Block poet from commenting on your poetry


    thank you Donna