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Below is the poem entitled DYED IN WOOL which was written by poet Debasish Datta. Please feel free to comment on this poem. However, please remember, PoetrySoup is a place of encouragement and growth.

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It has to be deeply personal, you said
As if the sun is not so
Nor the moon
As if the verdant lane
Fenced in by memories of you and me
And the lonely jackal on distant moor
Are enough to create human mystery

When through shimmering haze the moon is full
The web is shut, the famous mistletoe 
has dripped its cool,
A weak and trifling heart will peep out silently
To whimper at the startling beauty
Singed and dyed in many splendored wool

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  1. Date: 5/30/2011 8:43:00 AM
    Very poetic work..Enjoyed..Sara

    Datta Avatar Debasish Datta
    Date: 5/30/2011 8:55:00 AM Block poet from commenting on your poetry

    Thank you and humbly