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WHITE BIKE BOAT

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WHITE BIKE BOAT

 
longest highest lake suspended between mountains honors it name after thick morning mist disappears in light of a hill climbing sun forestall hillsides mirror in shorelines blue skies and white clouds color water one lonely little white bike-boat floats slowly with a tiny biker towards horizons of morning mist and mountain's corner behind the opaque concrete bridge connecting long-stretched little villages of few widely spread houses farms and some hotels the sounds of awakening worlds tell what time it is somewhere cowbells echo church-bells ring a car drives unseen a moped crosses the bridge a tractor engine starts two ducks slow down and land on the lake the white bike-boat returns to its wooden boathouse a little girl shows up just in time for breakfast in the posh Hotel "zür Post" and her transient life dictated by rules, regulations and obligations tomorrow she'll know how to find the key to her white bike-boat one more silent early rise a cherished ticket to her own world behind mountain's corner this year's last bike-ride will show more miracles and messages of her white lake ©Ellie Daphne Note: based on a German poetical entry and a little 'Kodak' black and white picture in my diary during a holiday in Austria @ Weissensee July 1971

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  1. Date: 3/28/2013 9:28:00 PM
    Congratulations, with your winning poem Ellie , I'm also stopping by to say hi, and wish you an early Happy Easter, just in case I don't have time to stop by in the next few days. take care and have yourself a good one~ Always & Forever *LINDA"

  1. Date: 3/27/2013 5:23:00 PM
    Ellie , a nice winning poem, Congrats~SKAT

  1. Date: 3/24/2013 7:22:00 PM
    Wonderful poem Ellie. Rick

  1. Date: 3/24/2013 8:22:00 AM
    Ellie, evocative memory, I can imagine that boat on the lake, congratulations on your win.

  1. Date: 3/24/2013 1:35:00 AM
    My hearty congratulations on this fantastic poem of yours my dear friend Ellie! I extremely love and enjoyed reading it and the picture you've portrayed is amazing. Thank you so much for your full support in my contest. Have a blessed Palm Sunday/Weekend! love and hugs, Leonora