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The Legend of the Louisiana Gypsy

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The Legend of the Louisiana Gypsy

Gentle April showers tapped on a rusty tin roof the four leaf clovers already wet from the morning dew spring forth little one, to a life brand new Possibly you can be delivered today peaceful and true the daises whisper your name saying their “I love you” the cows need milking and the rooster bids you adieu On this peaceful spring is a farm waiting for you blue birds spread their wings singing praises too as a new foal stands near the fence playing peek a boo The ducks in the pond swim happily two by two even the ravens in the field caw waiting for a baby born new come on little girl with scarlet curls show them what you can do Pink blankets are awaiting to swaddle you, not blue the barn is excited for changes even Lucy goose from a little gypsy dancer dancing to cows moos On this grand April day peace abounds with her fruits she will grow up in a barn dancing telling her truth even though she may be but one she knows... "Peace begins with me, but also with you,
5-19-2012

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  1. Date: 5/28/2012 4:04:00 PM
    So far this is the sweetest one I am seeing!! Congrats in the contest. A unique entry!

    Baxly Avatar Dee Baxly
    Date: 5/28/2012 5:54:00 PM Block poet from commenting on your poetry


    thank you, this is my normal style. I came here to practice others but I believe what I know to do best is where I need to stay. lol :)
  1. Date: 5/24/2012 6:58:00 PM
    Danielle, another wonderful win,, Congratulations in, Lisa's contest. It's been sweet reading many of the winners out here this week.. Take care~ PD

    Baxly Avatar Dee Baxly
    Date: 5/24/2012 7:03:00 PM Block poet from commenting on your poetry


    Thank you :D
  1. Date: 5/24/2012 6:57:00 AM
    Congratulations on another well deserved win Danielle. Love, Carol

    Baxly Avatar Dee Baxly
    Date: 5/24/2012 9:56:00 AM Block poet from commenting on your poetry


    :D TY!
  1. Date: 5/24/2012 1:47:00 AM
    Red, congrats on your great win..David

    Baxly Avatar Dee Baxly
    Date: 5/24/2012 2:01:00 AM Block poet from commenting on your poetry


    Thank you :D
  1. Date: 5/23/2012 4:08:00 PM
    Nicely done, Danielle! Congratulations on your win!

    Baxly Avatar Dee Baxly
    Date: 5/23/2012 4:13:00 PM Block poet from commenting on your poetry


    Wow I didn't know I did. Thank you!
  1. Date: 5/23/2012 3:31:00 PM
    Excellent poem, Danielle. Congratulations on your big win in Lisa's contest. Hugs, catie :)

    Baxly Avatar Dee Baxly
    Date: 5/23/2012 4:14:00 PM Block poet from commenting on your poetry


    Thank you I didn't know I did. lol
  1. Date: 5/20/2012 12:44:00 PM
    You have painted a beautiful picture with your words.

    Baxly Avatar Dee Baxly
    Date: 5/20/2012 1:55:00 PM Block poet from commenting on your poetry


    Why thank you Peggy. xoxox, Red
  1. Date: 5/19/2012 4:21:00 PM
    Red, well written, peace to you..David

    Baxly Avatar Dee Baxly
    Date: 5/20/2012 1:56:00 PM Block poet from commenting on your poetry


    xoxoxoxox, Red