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in ebony

two feathers, each four inches long - bought *for a song - comprise a pair of rings I wear rings for my ears, not for my hands, with silver strands of beads entwine my plumes divine! the dark hue of the feathers goes with many clothes and flatters me in ebony * "for a song" is slang for "at a bargain price" In this case, I found my long black feather earrings at a garage sale for only two dollars and have been wearing them a lot!! Written 10/19/12 by Andrea Dietrich for the nette onclaud's JUST A MINUTE! Poetry Contest

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  1. Date: 11/7/2012 7:51:00 PM
    I can imagine these earrings. Where can I get a pair? I enjoyed this piece.

  1. Date: 10/30/2012 2:15:00 AM
    feather of black, not a duck to quack, we have black ducks down here, maybe Daffy is a few feathers short, within his suit of black, i fear? love it babe...

  1. Date: 10/29/2012 11:20:00 AM
    Congrats and what a good find! :) Tanya

  1. Date: 10/29/2012 6:26:00 AM
    Congratulations on your super placement in Nette's "Just A Minute" contest Andrea. Love, Carol

  1. Date: 10/28/2012 7:13:00 AM
    Hey Andrea, I love this and it's true as well? Bet you look beautiful with them!

  1. Date: 10/27/2012 11:33:00 AM
    congrats on this win Andrea...i just want to see those earrings of yours...;)

  1. Date: 10/27/2012 11:17:00 AM
    My big congratulations on your awesome win my dear Andrea! This is really beautiful write! love/hugs:)LG

  1. Date: 10/27/2012 7:34:00 AM
    Excellent!Congratulations on your 5th place win,Andrea!

  1. Date: 10/27/2012 4:00:00 AM
    Big congratulations once again Andy, well done , like this one ....xx

  1. Date: 10/26/2012 10:55:00 PM
    Many congrats Andrea for this awesome win.

  1. Date: 10/26/2012 9:28:00 PM
    Andrea, , congratulations in Nette's "JUST A MINUTE!" contest.. wishing you well.. xox~PD

  1. Date: 10/26/2012 8:42:00 PM
    CONGRATS ANDREA ON A REMARKABLE WRITE AND WIN .. SUCH A GREAT PIECE LUV ..

  1. Date: 10/26/2012 7:35:00 PM
    They sound as if they would tickle your neck!! But fun to wear! Your poem was fun to read as well....congrats!!

  1. Date: 10/26/2012 6:07:00 PM
    congrats on your win Andrea

  1. Date: 10/24/2012 9:23:00 AM
    seem like a pair of uniquely beautiful earring, Andrea :)

  1. Date: 10/23/2012 2:17:00 PM
    Challenging form LOL so true and you know how I love short forms ;) Light & Love

  1. Date: 10/23/2012 7:47:00 AM
    Thanks!

  1. Date: 10/22/2012 11:28:00 PM
    Good luck for the contest on this ebony poem that will flatter around me today. I can imagine you and your feather rings: a beauty divine! Have a nice day too! Love, Hanitra

  1. Date: 10/22/2012 5:53:00 PM
    Alot of good things can be found in garage sales. I found three beautiful bracelets at a real bargain. Andrea - we used to be five sisters,one passed away. now we are only four. Good luck in the contest. Lucilla

  1. Date: 10/22/2012 5:19:00 PM
    Beautiful rings and things for a beautiful woman. Such a fine poem - you could have knocked me over with a feather. Love, daver

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