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Scarlet Season

can make 
a delightful thought
appear upon the liquid crystalline
dispaly. I can make a woman cry and
I can make an enemy bloody; I can make 
a place. I can make a holy place in the dirt, a
place rimmed with autumn's cornshucks and cold failures.
And in this meager courtyard, upon this altar I will plant a tree,
a remnant of what good there was. May it furnish us fruit for eternity.

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  1. Date: 12/10/2009 4:45:00 AM
    Just line for me was 8....line 4 display....Light & Love (ps probably just a typo!)

  1. Date: 12/6/2009 11:42:00 AM
    Excellent work Geoffrey! I like this. Goes to my favs.! Thank you for your comments! Peace and love, Audrey

  1. Date: 11/14/2009 8:45:00 AM
    don't hurt any women ;) but you can make a holy place any time. luvit!------Ell

  1. Date: 11/14/2009 8:41:00 AM
    Beautiful Fibonacci, very touching! Thanks for sharing. Love Light Patty

  1. Date: 11/14/2009 8:16:00 AM
    Dont make a woman cry.On this Scarlet season:)make a holy place in the dirtmthat would be beautiful--Charma