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The Great Eagle Wept

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The Great Eagle Wept

It's been a decade but it seems like yesterday the great eagle wept a world mourned in unison, fleet of souls rose to heaven
Written for the 9/11 remembrance contest

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  1. Date: 4/19/2014 12:56:00 AM
    wow what beautiful words love it

  1. Date: 9/15/2011 4:09:00 PM
    Many congratulations to you, Diane : )

  1. Date: 9/15/2011 10:26:00 AM
    I love the line "the great eagle wept" Very appropriate. Nice write

  1. Date: 9/15/2011 5:11:00 AM
    My favorite lines, "the great eagle wept " and "fleet of souls rose to heaven" Congratulations on your 10th Place win my friend. CR"

  1. Date: 9/15/2011 1:07:00 AM
    Oh, this is so well done. It really touches my soul. Congratulations on your win. Lee

  1. Date: 9/14/2011 9:32:00 PM
    a world mourned in unison, Perhaps on good thing that, Diane. Congratulations on your worthy verse. Agape, Moses

  1. Date: 9/14/2011 8:56:00 PM
    Congrats on your win, Diane! Kim

  1. Date: 9/14/2011 8:26:00 PM
    Congratulations on the win in the contest of Carolyn, Diane

  1. Date: 9/14/2011 4:39:00 PM
    Congrats Diane on your wonderful win ...

  1. Date: 9/14/2011 3:17:00 PM
    hey Diane congrats on your win..David

  1. Date: 9/14/2011 2:30:00 PM
    Congratulations on your well deserved win Diane. Love, Carol

  1. Date: 9/14/2011 2:25:00 PM
    Diane, I love the image of the fleet of souls rising to heaven as the great eagle weeps. Congratulations on your win! There were many great entries, so take pride in your achievement. Love, Carolyn

  1. Date: 9/10/2011 9:18:00 AM
    Beautiful tribute to 9/11. Best wishes for the contest. Kim