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Life In A Drop

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Life In A Drop

A snowflake falls upon a lash, melts with the body heat. Drops to become another stitch, of the snow quilted scene. A drop of dew upon a leaf, trembles before it falls. Into the cupped, bird bath below, singing a soft plink of song. Tears from clouds along the ridge, course down the mountains cheek. Into the valley far below, offering the desert a drink. Springs that fountain from the earth, meet with rivers wild. Racing themselves to the sea, carving beauty as it toils. Be it just a single drop, or a torrent cascading through. From a simple mist to oceans vast, water is life to one and all.
For the contest; Earthly Elements Sponsored by Leighann Anderson

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  1. Date: 8/31/2011 1:59:00 PM

    The best to you in the contest Paula. Enjoyed reading. Love, Carol