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For a Moment

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For a Moment

The sun goes down over the lake.
The sky is a beautiful baby blue.
In a few more minutes the colours will change
and fill the sky with a pastel hue.

Pink and mauve swatches will appear
over the lake in the evening sky.
Into indigo and rose they'll turn.
Watch the sunset as it goes by.

The colours of sunset leave me in awe.
I'm mesmerized by them again and again.
If I can ...  I stop for a moment
to just sit and watch the sunset wane.

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  1. Date: 1/30/2013 6:33:00 PM
    So nice to read your verse this evening, we never do stop enjoying the sunset! Light & Love

  1. Date: 8/26/2012 5:32:00 PM
    Francine, this is very beautiful the opening and the end.... love your poem.., thank you for sharing, xox~PD

  1. Date: 8/26/2012 1:05:00 PM
    Wow, a beauty, Francine! I won't be seeing a sunset in FL today but thanks to you, I feel the warmth. Love and Blessings, Rhonda

  1. Date: 8/26/2012 12:38:00 AM
    love the picture of sunset...nice write friend Francine. thanks for sharing. **Maria**

  1. Date: 8/25/2012 10:33:00 PM
    You have described another awesome Canadian sunset. Andy Williams could not have described it better in his song.