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Life's Treasure

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Life's Treasure

Life's  Treasure

I had a little treasure, 
I lost it in the sea.
I placed my sorrow in a box, 
still I walked the beach.
I searched the clouds for picture shapes.
I talked with seagulls white.
I wandered without treasure,
Gathering seashells in my plight.
As I sifted through the sand
and gleaned along the rocks,
wrapped in seaweed like a bow,
was my little treasure box.
Where have you been my treasure,
waves swept you out to sea.
I prayed that maybe once again
Your return would be to me.


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  1. Date: 6/25/2010 11:13:00 AM
    Losing something and finding it again unexpectedly. Another example that there is always hope - rgds Wilma Thanks for your comment on my piece Jeralynn

  1. Date: 6/22/2010 6:38:00 AM
    A certain amount of sadness in this one like love loss or a part of oneself that go put on a shelf for one reason or another..Keep the creative pen flowing. Thanks for stopping by and commenting on my work..Sara

  1. Date: 6/17/2010 6:04:00 PM
    Lovely write, enjoyed this read..P.D.