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Rusted Bench

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Rusted Bench

You can smell the fall scented air,
Hear the laughter and screams at the fair.

See the dogs run loose,
Giving the kids an extra boost.

The bench I sit unto,
Had the dismay of an older clue.

Rusted edges,
Concreted ledges.

Chipped brown paint,
Turning a little faint.

If you look through my eyes,
You can see some kites in the skies.

A plane over run,
Moving briskly before the sun.

If you sit where I sit,
You'd be on the bench with a wit.

Rusted edges,
Concreted ledges.

Chipped brown paint...
Turning, a little faint.

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  1. Date: 3/29/2013 5:11:00 PM
    the kites in your eyes, what an awesome original line of thought that was!! Congrats on your win in this contest.

  1. Date: 3/28/2013 10:21:00 PM
    Cali, I'm stopping by to say hi, and wish you an early Happy Easter, just in case I don't have time to stop by in the next few days. take care and have yourself a good one~ Always & Forever *LINDA"

  1. Date: 3/28/2013 6:53:00 AM
    Thank you everyone for your congrats! (:

  1. Date: 3/28/2013 3:52:00 AM
    Congratulations on your win Cali xx

  1. Date: 3/27/2013 5:36:00 PM
    Congrats on your win Cali...Donna

  1. Date: 3/27/2013 5:12:00 PM
    Congratulations on your win. Love, Joyce

  1. Date: 3/27/2013 1:39:00 PM
    Nicely written. Congrats on your win. Rick

  1. Date: 3/26/2013 7:54:00 AM
    i hope you entered this in the contest.

  1. Date: 3/22/2013 8:14:00 AM
    nicely done

  1. Date: 3/22/2013 7:46:00 AM
    I like it...Good Luck in the Contest