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A Bit O' Ireland

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A Bit O' Ireland

If you've ever lain and dreamt in fields of clover,
Then you'll understand what I'm about to say.
Oh, the first time that I saw my bonnie darlin',
'Twas thar upon that hill so far away.

In the springtime when the clover's mixed with flowers
And their fragrance fills the breeze that gently blows,
'Twas the time when I first held you in my arms dear,
With a feelin' only those in love can know.

So you see as I lie dreamin' in the clover
And the soft breeze blows in waves across the green,
Is the time when thoughts of you flow through my mind love,
With a feelin' only heaven's ever seen.

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  1. Date: 2/28/2013 1:34:00 PM

    This is right up my alley...I love it!

  1. Date: 2/15/2013 10:03:00 AM

    Romantic and fun to read. Great piece. One of my sisters went to Ireland twice and actually cried when her visit came to an end. She said it's the greenest place she's ever seen. I will show her this poem. I know she'll love it.

  1. Date: 2/13/2013 6:12:00 PM

    Craig, Congratulations, :-), with your awesome, Irish Poems ... xox~PD

  1. Date: 2/13/2013 2:34:00 PM

    Congrats on your great win in the Irish contest...Great work..Sara

  1. Date: 2/13/2013 10:56:00 AM

    Oh! So very romantic. :-) Congratulations on your 1st place win, Craig. Fav'ing it

  1. Date: 2/12/2013 2:08:00 PM

    Craig, this is filled with the beauty and romance of lreland. Congratulations on winning number one place! I am putting this in my fav's file.

  1. Date: 2/12/2013 10:15:00 AM

    Belated congratulations on a top spot win Craig xx

  1. Date: 2/11/2013 7:37:00 PM

    Craig, congrats on your 1st place win with this lovely, romantic poem! Love, Kim

  1. Date: 2/11/2013 12:55:00 PM

    Beautiful..I love the clover too...congrats...

  1. Date: 2/11/2013 12:53:00 PM

    A great poem and win, Craig. Congratulations . Love, joyce

  1. Date: 2/11/2013 12:00:00 PM

    congratulations on your first place win...

  1. Date: 2/11/2013 11:44:00 AM

    My congratulations, Craig, on your first place win in my contest. You did a superb job on the rhythm and meter, adding to the passionate feeling and realistic descriptions. All these combined make for a top-notch poem.

  1. Date: 2/10/2013 8:15:00 PM

    Nice entry for the contest if it is. I enjoyed your contest and there were so many topics to write about. I learned a bit of history from some of the poets. Thank you for my no. 4. Love, Joyce

  1. Date: 2/5/2013 12:25:00 PM

    Craig nicely written. Great imagery and a bit of romance. Warm Smiles, Connie

  1. Date: 2/4/2013 11:32:00 PM

    I love the romantic touch to this one, Craig. NICELY done for the Irish contest. I have one about lying in clover. But I can't find where the heck I put it!!

  1. Date: 2/4/2013 12:05:00 PM

    You describe it so nice, have you been there? - A very good poem. - Good luck in the contest, Craig. - - Have a lovely afternoon. - oxox / / Anne-Lise :)