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The Royal Oak

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The Royal Oak

Royal Oak roasted in light
climbing with rough dirty hands 
many raw murders it stands 
aged and bitter bladed leaves
wild baby birds hustle flight
flesh with rings in time staged
savoring the Royal Oak

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  1. Date: 1/14/2011 11:04:00 AM
    I am so happy to feel good enough to be reading poetry today. It was a pleasure to read your excellent write Julie. Love, Carol

  1. Date: 1/13/2011 9:35:00 PM
    Very powerful one, julie, I enjoyed how you got your message across with this form of poetry. Luv, Andrea

  1. Date: 1/13/2011 3:47:00 PM
    Sad to see trees hit the dust..Sara