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Reflections of Love

To live is to Learn. To learn is to grow up. But at our elderly Age that doesn't mean much.... AAAhhh... The choices and freedoms that age does bring... They open the world of childhood again. This childhood is filled with fantasy and such… Including Dragons, and Trolls alive to the touch. I wish, I wish, you could see them with me. We could laugh at their antics, together you see. To live is to Learn. To learn is to grow up. But as my body grows old, my mind’s still young. My husband and I are like the two parts of the moon. He comes from the light side to pull me there, too. His reflections of love keep me there, each day. To live is to Learn. To learn is to grow up. But never stop smiling, along the way. It’s your reflection of love that’s given to the world, each day. It makes everything brighter, and everything OK. To live is to Learn. To learn is to grow up. To learn is to find how to give your own reflections of love.
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  1. Date: 7/15/2014 1:15:00 PM
    This is a wonderful poem, Carol. It's hard to feel old with an attitude like that. I really do believe that our smile is the greatest gift we have to give. Very well done my friend.... Robert.

  1. Date: 6/14/2013 10:06:00 PM
    Beautiful piece!! I really enjoyed reading this. So much wisdoms and truth.- Edward

  1. Date: 5/22/2013 11:45:00 AM
    Beautiful poem, Carol. I enjoyed it. My name is Jiril Clemons. Check out some of my poem, you might like it.

  1. Date: 3/5/2013 3:01:00 PM
    It's always gratifying when the creative process produces wisdom. Yours is a great example of wisdom lovingly offered in the words of beautiful poetry..... Love ya, girl...... Jake

  1. Date: 3/3/2013 6:05:00 AM
    I must agree with Lucilla, the last stanza... a beaut! So you're NOT just another pretty face! LOL Come to think of it, you have never posted a picture of your face... how about it! Big hugs, Jake the Snake (in the grass)

  1. Date: 3/1/2013 3:19:00 PM
    This is good Carol; Your last stanza says it all. Beautiful poem, but you can not be too old. have a good day. Lucilla

  1. Date: 2/28/2013 7:09:00 PM
    Very wise words and said very well. Enjoyed, John

  1. Date: 2/28/2013 8:25:00 AM
    Love is reflected well in your poem. Excellent entry !!