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the delectable treat of serendipity

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the delectable treat of serendipity

I tore a collared shirt hopping a gate 
and lost a button shimmying across the peak of a roof 
just so I could cuddle in privacy
oh, life, what heights to climb just to float down kindly
on clouds or surfing crowds
the things that bring together others and fill with pleasure
the very emptyness in the sense of experiencing such realities
alone, they say we die alone, but someone told me to fear not
deep thought, carried on with a walk uphill, to find a peaceful place
before the sun showed its face
oh, life, what great fall to take 
when tripping on my very own heart strings
playing a soft melody, lulling me to focus my attention
on the things that matter, beyond simply just matter

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  1. Date: 10/5/2012 2:04:00 PM
    Congratulations on your featured poetry this week Davin. Love, Carol

    Payne Avatar Davin Payne
    Date: 10/5/2012 5:43:00 PM Block poet from commenting on your poetry


    Thank you <3