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O, The Solitude

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O, The Solitude

~~^~~ Standing at a quadrivial on a wooded road, knowing that each led to a mystical, ethereal place, the lushness of the forest inspirational and incredible, I opt for a footpath leading to a shady grove. Far from the clamorous, chaotic world ever beating, and beneath a weeping willow tree I find my solitude, O, how unbelievable the bird songs each a ligure, a gem, the forest a harmonious moan echoing my aloneness. I behold the scented flowers unfolding and unfurling, the murmur of a meandering stream not that far away, while filigree clouds drift above a dark green canopy, and in my mind is held a reservoir of words. Closing eyes, I listen, I listen, then take up my pen, and I write, I write, I write the lazy, beautiful day away, that I may offer you a fleeting, momentary pericope, of my words this summer day . . . ~~^~~ July 9, 2013 Narrative For the contest, Any Subject

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  1. Date: 7/27/2013 1:22:00 PM

    CONSTANCE,.... Congratulations, in the any subject contest... have yourself a sweet day... LINDA

  1. Date: 7/27/2013 1:03:00 AM

    Constance, Congratulations ......Seren

  1. Date: 7/26/2013 6:40:00 PM

    constance, Congratulations on your awesome win. love ~ SKAT~ ...

  1. Date: 7/26/2013 6:58:00 AM

    I think the spell checker changes it, I had to correct mine as well excellent job and mood you related with this piece Constance. Congratulations.

  1. Date: 7/26/2013 3:50:00 AM

    hi Constance sadly you used periscope instead of pericope Congrats on your win in my contest ty for entering my contest Shadow x smiles

  1. Date: 7/9/2013 9:40:00 PM

    You used those words expertly my friend! This is a very difficult contest and I love the way to put it together! I just loved reading this master poem this evening! What a tremendous piece, Great Work!!

  1. Date: 7/9/2013 2:55:00 PM

    love this one, Constance - and the last stanza is perfect. Enjoyed looking through this periscope very much xx

  1. Date: 7/9/2013 11:14:00 AM

    O, solitude that certain knot of peace . . .