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Deceitful Beauty

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Deceitful Beauty

To you, my breathtaking mountain
I taste the mystery you portray 
with one foot placed on your jagged edge 
I begin this trechory 

Shadowed with insecurity 
your tyrannical attributes profound
if only to gain momentum 
to slow a heart that pounds  

In Autumn's sweet demise
where your beauty shrouds your rage
one step to grasp the summit 
a careless life you take...

To you, my breathtaking mountain 
I rest without a trace....



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  1. Date: 7/16/2013 10:17:00 PM
    congrats on this winner. Russell

  1. Date: 7/15/2013 10:52:00 PM
    Really lovely write. Many congrats Rick.

  1. Date: 7/15/2013 7:52:00 PM
    an awesome win. always & forever *LINDA

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    Date: 7/15/2013 7:53:00 PM Block poet from commenting on your poetry

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  1. Date: 7/15/2013 7:52:00 PM
    an awesome win. always & forever *LINDA

  1. Date: 7/15/2013 7:01:00 PM
    Rick, Congratulations, glad you decided to enter this free verse in my contest. :-) love ~ SKAT~

  1. Date: 3/21/2013 2:25:00 PM
    Wow Rick....a deceitful mountain indeed! Beauty did really become the beast. An excellent write and win! Hugs

  1. Date: 3/20/2013 7:46:00 AM
    Congrats on your won Rick...:-)

  1. Date: 3/20/2013 4:42:00 AM
    Congratulation on your win. Well deserved. Warm Smiles, Connie

  1. Date: 3/19/2013 10:07:00 AM
    Congrats Rick, maybe you've invented a new form, a free verse modern sonnet! I like it.

  1. Date: 3/19/2013 8:45:00 AM
    Congrats on your win Rick .The majestic beauty of a mountain is conveyed so well in your poem.Anne

  1. Date: 3/18/2013 11:24:00 PM
    Stunning and eloquent...

  1. Date: 3/18/2013 8:51:00 PM
    Beautiful congrats

  1. Date: 3/18/2013 8:23:00 PM
    Congrats Rick on your win xxx

  1. Date: 3/18/2013 6:41:00 PM
    Congratulations Rick, :-) with your nice and wonderful winning free verse poem~ Always & Forever* PD

  1. Date: 9/20/2011 10:27:00 PM
    very nice portrayal of that mystical draw that mountains have, I have stood on many heights many times pondering and never seen it quite as clearly as you illustrate