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A lifetime ago Just Yesterday

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A lifetime ago Just Yesterday

It was a lifetime ago...just yesterday, when rain fell softly upon my face. That spoke to me of younger years, with all my innocence thus encased. I could feel the rainbow...just out of reach, all the colors of moments passed. Where truths were lies and lies believed, countless grains in an hourglass. I can bear forth the torch...yet not burn the eyes, to scald away truth's stench and decay. Why can't we hold to the dreams of youth, that was a lifetime ago...just yesterday?

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  1. Date: 6/16/2012 9:00:00 PM

    congrats Paula on a fabulous win.. hope u are doing great.. we are at beach for Summer fun..

  1. Date: 6/15/2012 11:41:00 AM

    Congratulations on your win in P.D.'s's "Outstanding Title" contest Paula. Love, Carol

  1. Date: 6/15/2012 12:07:00 AM

    Beautiful write Paula, many congratulations on your win!

  1. Date: 6/14/2012 11:25:00 PM

    Nice write Paula...Big congrats on your win.

  1. Date: 6/14/2012 9:16:00 PM

    Wonderful win, Paula! Congrats. Gwendolen

  1. Date: 6/14/2012 6:41:00 PM

    Congratulations on your winning poem!!!

  1. Date: 6/14/2012 6:20:00 PM

    Congrats, Paula. Outstanding. Nice going. Kudos. hugs, Ralph

  1. Date: 6/14/2012 5:48:00 PM

    Nice poem... congrats on your win... Terry

  1. Date: 6/14/2012 5:23:00 PM

    PAULA, a wonderful congratulations with your outstanding direct poem, attached with a strong title. Can't wait for you join another one of MY contest. Take care! :-) PD