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The Moment That I Wait

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The Moment That I Wait

Stay my hand
and hear my yearning heart 
how laughter from within 
speaks of reason 
which I do not understand
or even care to part
for from such warmth I know
there is a lesson to be learned
how being what I want
doesn't come by things I gain
nor happen just because 
yet it is by everything 
that love now teaches me to see
happiness begins
the moment that I wait.

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  1. Date: 7/7/2009 1:01:00 PM
    beautifully written piece, really enjoyed it alot. Also will read again. Enjoy your day.