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The full moon waxing

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The full moon waxing

The amazing way we came to know
We each had some place else to go

where eternal sparks of passion’s fire
too hot to quench with earthly flesh

We understood our wants and needs
Taking eternity into account
never crossed our minds
when we evaluated our lives

We now step back and evaluate
our relationships
our accomplishments
and believe in our choices

We live a life our parents
could not even imagine
but the one thing they taught us
still holds true... the children are the most important thing.

rlm '08

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  1. Date: 7/25/2011 9:07:00 PM
    The Kingdom of heaven is made up of such as these (children) cool poem Robert

  1. Date: 3/5/2011 1:29:00 PM
    Beautiful and truthful