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A Summer Couplet

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A Summer Couplet

Sunlight bursts with softness in the summer Rays shine, basting all with something warmer
Contest: LOVIN' SUMMER: A Summer Couplet Sponsor: Andrea Dietrich 6/11/2013

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  1. Date: 7/7/2013 10:57:00 AM
    loving your summer couplet :-) CONGRATULATIONS -in Andrea, contest!!! Take Care *xox* Linda

  1. Date: 6/30/2013 10:05:00 AM
    Congratulations on your win friend Russell..It's a great write..cheers!! :) Have a good day always! :) Hugs, maria

  1. Date: 6/30/2013 4:51:00 AM
    great imagery. Congrats Rick

  1. Date: 6/30/2013 12:56:00 AM
    So true! Congratulations on a fine win, Russell!

  1. Date: 6/29/2013 3:21:00 PM
    Russell, yes warm and warmer..... Congratulations in Andrea's steaming hot summer couplet contest... what else could we ask for -the constant reminder of the hottest season that wonders through my Texas Sky. <3<3<3 ~SKAT~"

  1. Date: 6/29/2013 1:28:00 PM
    Congrats Russell on your win in the contest.Lovely couplet.

  1. Date: 6/29/2013 1:20:00 PM
    Love the use of "basting" in your poem.......what a great metaphor that is!! Congratulations, Russell!

  1. Date: 6/29/2013 8:52:00 AM
    way to go, Russell!! I thought this was so nice. Love that first line. Congrats to you.

  1. Date: 6/29/2013 7:43:00 AM
    Russell, Congrats! But there's no sun here yet--please send some here!

  1. Date: 6/29/2013 7:36:00 AM
    Congratulations Russell, a fine entry.

  1. Date: 6/13/2013 7:31:00 PM
    Russell, this is exactly what a winning entry looks like... Jake

  1. Date: 6/13/2013 7:45:00 AM
    Love this Russell!Very nice couplet.

  1. Date: 6/13/2013 1:08:00 AM
    lovely Russell , you captured summer, we are still waiting in England xx

  1. Date: 6/12/2013 12:40:00 PM
    - Uplifting summer words, Russell ..... HERE: rain all week!! - Good luck in the contest! - Hope your summer will win! - oxox / / Anne-Lise :)

  1. Date: 6/12/2013 6:51:00 AM
    Very nice Russell, I also enjoyed your comment on Becca's poem. That was a poem within itself. I think you should turn it into an actual poem it holds so much poetic potential for expansion. Either way I enjoyed your words.

  1. Date: 6/12/2013 12:43:00 AM
    Nice couplet Russell ...Seren

  1. Date: 6/11/2013 8:46:00 PM
    I love your couplet Russell, maybe your sunlight and my dew are living in the same garden of beauty, heart speaks to heart, winning wishes my friend xxx