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The poet

To look and search for the elegant word.
Seeking an emotion never expressed.
Expressing a thought that cuts like a sword.
Conveying a concept that is suppressed.

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  1. Date: 8/9/2009 4:17:00 AM
    I come back to "collect" this goes to my favs. : ) Ruben.

  1. Date: 8/9/2009 4:15:00 AM
    And....It's so hard!! It's has never been explained with this accurate preciseness. Excellent piece, Bill! Ruben.

  1. Date: 8/6/2009 6:05:00 PM
    nicely expressed. john did you respond to the dead poets challenge from Frances King?

  1. Date: 8/6/2009 9:22:00 AM
    I enjoyed reading your wonderful poetry today and will be back to read more of it soon Bill. Love, Carol