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JULY - 1969 - Moon landing

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JULY - 1969 - Moon landing

JULY 1969 – Moon landing

There are no wolves
Astir tonight
To chill our fireside man
 
The wolves are gone
Are northward gone
From a disenchanted land

From where Maid Moon
Who winked at dreams
Has lost her apple eyes

Oh, someone’s plucked
The saucy dish
From out a virgin sky

Her lover’s cool
Bacterial breath
Has blued the Maid’s gold cheeks
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And wolves are gone
To howl for her
From woods and mountain peaks




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  1. Date: 9/2/2012 4:58:00 PM
    Daver, aweee..very interesting.. still i can see the moon, and the howls... well they are gone... love your verse...xox~PD

  1. Date: 8/24/2012 12:51:00 AM
    A classic piece, Daver! Great imagery to sustain this masterpiece. So much depth within these lines...amazing! Best wishes, Love, Mikki

  1. Date: 8/22/2012 2:12:00 PM
    An esoteric gem with imaginative imagery to enhance the vision. Beautiful Dave!

  1. Date: 8/22/2012 11:39:00 AM
    mystically wonderful, daver.. you wove this really well.. from wolves, maids to lover;s cool, you seamed it altogether... greeay stuff! :) huggs!

  1. Date: 8/21/2012 8:10:00 PM
    Yes, this is the one I just saw at the other place. this is awesome, Daver. I am waiting for you to answer my email question on the wolves!! It looks to be a brand new one?