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winter snow

I lift my face to the sky
Wanting to feel the whisper of the snow flakes
Lightly fluttering down to say “Hi
Winter is on its way, keep warm for your sakes”.

The softness of the first fall of flakes
Gentle and caressing, before they turn to ice
The larger flakes follow, saying this is the time
Be prepared for more than a light trace.

Time to get the warm blankets out
To have the log fire burning bright
Cos if the snow comes
We will be warm tonight

Remember to keep candles, matches and 
A torch to hand now that winters on its way
Plenty of food to keep you warm
Obey the rules, all will be ok

Then comes the blackout, the blanket of snow
Covering you quickly so cold and white
You keep your face looking down
Cos these flakes  sting,  pain their delight


They love the way they hinder our lives
Making painful paths that we must walk
But children see delight in this snow
Can tell by the excitement when they talk

So feel it, touch it, enjoy it
Whether light snow or the icy kind
Cos this is the time to find each other
Take this time to unwind.










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  1. Date: 11/21/2012 8:19:00 PM

    SerenStopping by to greet you and every other soup poet, with a special thank you comment, during this wonderful Thanksgiving season. Hope you do not mind the time I am taking to express my sincere appreciation for any support you have offered during the years, or time you have been here on the soup. I am deeply thankful and extend to you my best wishes for a happy and healthy Poetic Magical Thanksgiving Day. *Always & Forever, the Poet Destroyer; -*

    Roberts Avatar Seren Roberts Date: 11/22/2012 3:04:00 AM Block poet from commenting on your poetry

    Thank you P D as I am a newbie, it takes time to know the personalities of people but am learning fast. Happy holiday to you and yours. ...Seren
  1. Date: 11/8/2012 9:17:00 AM

    Enjoy your wonderful write Seren...thank you for sharing , have a fabulous day my dear friend <3<3<3 SK

    Roberts Avatar Seren Roberts Date: 11/8/2012 9:38:00 AM Block poet from commenting on your poetry

    Many thanks for stopping by....Seren
  1. Date: 11/8/2012 7:01:00 AM

    Shame on you Seren, reminding us of what is waiting for us just around the corner. Go to your room, you've been a bad lady! LOL But I still love ya! Hugs, Jack

    Roberts Avatar Seren Roberts Date: 11/8/2012 9:37:00 AM Block poet from commenting on your poetry

    Now I wonder why I am being sent to my room, I dont have any sandwiches to share. Lol, ...Seren
  1. Date: 11/8/2012 4:54:00 AM

    I don't want the snow to come, bad girl, you keep it there it just means being stuck in ...oh will if I have my pc tha'ts not so bad lol xx

    Roberts Avatar Seren Roberts Date: 11/8/2012 9:35:00 AM Block poet from commenting on your poetry

    Lol Mandy I dont get much snow here. Thank goodness. ... Seren