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A Lavender Day

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A Lavender Day

                                     A Lavender Day

Lilacs and lavender bouquets held in a tiny hand
Blue and yellow striped dresses playing in the sand
Magic moments to share on a bright sunny day
Merry-go-round spinning dreams in every way

Blue overalls on young boys with muddy faces
Girls with yellow dresses who like their pretty laces
Gentle rain falling yet not washing away the fun
Here comes the teacher, and out comes the sun

Little bonnets worn carefully to mask out the sun
Galoshes squeak as the boys laugh and try to run
Watermelon days with so much to do
God planned this day just for me and you

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  1. Date: 7/27/2013 5:36:00 AM

    Roger a wonderful image you've created in you poem. Congratulations on your fantastic win. Warm Smiles, Connie

  1. Date: 7/25/2013 9:53:00 PM

    hello, ROGER the poem is hot and Awesome... congrats with your summer time poem...love Linda

  1. Date: 7/25/2013 12:49:00 AM

    Congratulations on your winning spot Roger xx

  1. Date: 7/24/2013 1:28:00 PM

    Roger, Congratulations, a lovely gift of a poem. Thank you for the support my contest. Stop by and enjoy my blog: (A Lavender Day-- summer contest) winners. Have yourself an awesome day. LUV ~SKAT (((( title inspired in your honor)))) :-)

  1. Date: 7/24/2013 12:44:00 PM

    I'm very pleased that you got a win in SKAT's contest. Much deserved, and I agree with Vassilis: it could be a song... Jack

    Jordan Avatar Jack Jordan Date: 7/24/2013 12:52:00 PM Block poet from commenting on your poetry

    PS: Lavender is among my favorite plants/flowers. I grow it in my yard, cook with it, and simply enjoy it's beauty, flowering or not.
  1. Date: 7/14/2013 1:06:00 PM

    Excellent! It could be a song. Glad to have read it!

  1. Date: 7/14/2013 12:39:00 AM

    Congratulations with your Featured Poem of the week. take care and good night :-) Hugs ~XOX~ LINDA

  1. Date: 6/29/2013 4:08:00 PM

    Hi Roger, lovely and sweet, your first poem on the soup is excellent for the readers. Stopping by with a nice and sweet Welcome to Poetry Soup. Wishing you the best when it comes to your poems. Hope you meet all the nice poets around here. Starting with me. SKAT :-) Please drop by and say hello. I would like to be your newest poetry soup "FRIEND"....... God Bless........... Hugs* SKAT

  1. Date: 6/26/2013 11:07:00 PM

    Roger, i love it... romantic and lovely...-Dropping in with a nice warm WELCOME to poetry soup. I’m here to invite you on over to my latest contest. You will find the contest page on the top left hand side* please consider my contest* hopefully you find this place to be the comfort zone your pen is looking for. If you ever need or seek feedback on a certain poem, click on my name any time you like. I’m looking forward in following and reading your poetry. Hope to hear from you soon. You will enjoy the community, we are one big happy family. (Drama & Love. LOL) ~ Take Care!! From: your new poet friend Linda"

  1. Date: 6/26/2013 2:48:00 PM

    Enjoying Magical moments - too much fun ! you'll burn in Hell !