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Thank you God for bird eggs

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Thank you God for bird eggs

When love lies in a crypt unnamed
And it's fire lives on lips untamed
And the wild fury wakes from it's sleep
to find the who or what it seeks
With thirst and hunger of the starving
Armed with strength men find alarming
and the valor of a silent knight
Antisipating whatever unknown fight
built for battle and not for flight
Searching both the days and nights
for the thing that illudes the sight
Made of love and things measured
identified by hopes and things treasured
Found only by the eyes of the soul
to satisfy an insatiable goal
Where only grace can intercede
and the lonely has met its chosen seed
To give to it's own special need
That one of which the dreamer dreamt
That angel for whom the eyes have wept
The secrets that one's heart has kept
All fulfilled to the deepest depth
To the place where inspiration ferried
and to the person imagination carried
All wrapped in things called thought
Inescapable this thing where it's caught
My heaven, where my paradise is you
My perfect, is everything you do
My soul has found its rest
with love, that turned my crypt into a nest
With you, my soul has been blessed
with peace, and this is happiness.

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  1. Date: 4/28/2014 6:10:00 PM
    Beautiful, John. Glad I stopped by.

  1. Date: 4/1/2014 4:09:00 PM
    Your title drew me in...a beautiful flowing tribute to love awakened. How I have missed reading other's poems. Best always, SuZ

  1. Date: 3/25/2014 4:15:00 PM
    as always.. An excellent poem and very lovely. Thanks a lot for the share

  1. Date: 2/26/2014 5:01:00 AM
    this is the one! and I think I only found four spelling mistakes :) so kind of you to write of me in such affectionate terms! LOL congrats on the win

    loving iii Avatar john loving iii
    Date: 2/26/2014 6:59:00 AM Block poet from commenting on your poetry

    Knight is not misspelled.
  1. Date: 2/26/2014 12:50:00 AM
    I like this one. Well done. Joyce

  1. Date: 2/25/2014 4:59:00 AM
    Congrats on the fine win. enjoyed the fine metrical composition,john

  1. Date: 2/25/2014 4:05:00 AM
    John, , congratulations on your wonderful win - SKAT

  1. Date: 2/15/2014 6:11:00 PM
    If i had to define beauty in a poem this would surpass websters dictionary, loved every line what a great write my fellow souper. cheri

  1. Date: 2/12/2014 12:22:00 AM
    † John, This Is One Of The Most Beautiful Poems I Have Read. I Can't Truly You Why A Sorrow As Myself Was, 'Chosen' ? But I 'Can' Say This: If Tthe Fallon *Uck Up, There Is No Tomorrow, For Them! Thank You, My Dear Old Friend, For Your Kind Visit, And, A Favourite Beyound Doubt ˜ Love John

  1. Date: 2/11/2014 11:19:00 PM
    this is a wonderful message. Love the interesting title you gave it too, John. And thanks so much what you said about my poem. I was very surprised and happy that you and Giorgio liked it so much.

  1. Date: 2/11/2014 6:30:00 PM
    Ahh!! Romantic lines..Thanks for stopping by..Sara