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the way home

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the way home

Distant shores tumble over the rocks
Resting among orange lichen and salt grass
Warmed by the sun

Herring gulls circle, searching for food
Uneven rocks slow my path to shelter

Where comfort waits for me

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  1. Date: 1/20/2013 12:42:00 PM
    I like this - where comfort awaits for me. There is nothing like home. Thanks for sharing Lucilla

  1. Date: 12/15/2012 11:11:00 AM
    Away good .... no place like home. - Wishing you a peaceful and good Christmas Jimbo ! - // CHRISTMAS HUG from Anne-Lise :)

  1. Date: 12/7/2012 4:52:00 AM
    Makes me want to pack my bags and head for the beach, Jimbo!...'Home is where the heart is' as they say...good stuff! - Tim

  1. Date: 12/3/2012 1:24:00 PM
    Hi James hope you reach safe harbour my friend, all the best Owen

  1. Date: 12/1/2012 5:57:00 PM
    You can call if you need an ear Jimbo! Take care of that Ma! You only have 1! Light & Love

  1. Date: 12/1/2012 5:29:00 PM
    You paint a calm peaceful picture, my coffee friend! Kudos... cheers, Jack

  1. Date: 12/1/2012 11:07:00 AM
    Hi Jimbo , nice one xx

  1. Date: 12/1/2012 9:30:00 AM
    Dear James, Hope this finds YOU and YOURS Healthy and High in the Spirit. So vivid are the words of this POETIC Masterpiece.Superb. I am so sorry I have not responded to YOUR many Gracious Comments. I just Dedicated a List POEM to YOU. Please read and give me feed back LOVE YOU ALWAYS and FOREVER YOUR Eternal Liege...HG

  1. Date: 12/1/2012 9:11:00 AM
    Sweet scene painted with nice words,James.It's really beautiful.Thanks a lot for your nice comments on my poem.