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Wanderer

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Wanderer



         I gaze in wonder
         at your beauty.
         Imprisoned in
         your glass cage.

         Lifeless now,
         your corpse on show
         for coffee breakers 
         to idle away a few moments.
   
         Only I understand 
         how you soared over oceans
         you solitary, wandering bird.

        My albatross.

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  1. Date: 4/20/2014 11:53:00 AM
    this is just wonderful. BTW, I can't believe how many of your latest posts I have missed. I keep thinking I will soon arrive at the last poem of yours I commented to. Crossing my fingers!! I like knowing that I have seen every one of your poems.

  1. Date: 2/25/2014 2:39:00 PM
    Excellent poem!

  1. Date: 2/25/2014 2:12:00 AM
    A burden is sometimes something beautiful to have... Metaphor... This I enjoyed reading Linda... Verlena - Oblivion Dark Sunshine

  1. Date: 2/24/2014 1:55:00 PM
    You just did it the way a poetry authority will do it.Kudos Linda.

  1. Date: 2/23/2014 3:59:00 PM
    beautiful write Linda Jan xxx

  1. Date: 2/23/2014 2:55:00 PM
    Were you in a museum recently? I get that idea from reading your very descriptive words.

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    Date: 2/25/2014 12:48:00 PM Block poet from commenting on your poetry


    Not recently but I have visited Albert the Albatross quite a lot and wished to see an Albatross in the wild. I do not want these wonderful birds to become extinct. How terrible that future generations may not see these beautiful creatures.