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Robins are Laughing

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Robins are Laughing

You don’t see many grasshoppers
Around here, but there’s one nearby
And just this morning
I dreamt a praying mantis
Came in my bedroom window

Perhaps I need divine intervention
Of an insect kind

Robins are laughing
In the autumn morning sunlight
As they gambol
From tree to bush and back again

A gust of wind
Blows crackly yellowed leaves
In my direction
And the pussywillows
Wands of benediction
Bless birds and berries
And hopefully, me

When I die
I hope I will know peace
And that the gates of heaven
Will look like the entrance
To my beloved woods
Or these gardens

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  1. Date: 9/27/2009 12:47:00 PM

    Such a lovely poem...a delight to read! ~ Carrie

  1. Date: 9/27/2009 1:06:00 AM

    Corinne thanks for your welcome blog comments today Rgds Brian