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River Lily

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River Lily

River Lily sways along the glassy shore,
Mournful of regrets, dire evermore,
Supple petals a solemn azure blue,
A cruel lover plucked a heart askew.

The willows bow as if to infinitely weep,
Cleaving to her beauty in everlasting sleep.
A soul scarred by accursed heartbreak,
She drowns in sorrow within the rolling wake.

A river rocks her gently with comfort I assume,
To immortalize an everlasting bloom.
Though her tears usher winter's chill,
Briny drops frozen to hinder what wilt spill.

O how she yearns for summer's embrace,
The solstice sun warms her lovely face.
She dreams of love upon the golden shine,
I long for Lily, once her heart was mine.

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  1. Date: 8/14/2013 12:18:00 PM
    Masterfully done!!! Your talent is displayed in this warm and touching poem... Love ya lots... Jake

  1. Date: 8/11/2013 6:09:00 PM
    Wow. Beautiful and hearttouching ..congratulations on the win.....

  1. Date: 8/11/2013 12:15:00 AM
    My hearty congratulations on your super win my dear friend PD2. Thank you so much as well for sharing your excellent write. Have a grace-filled wkend! Love lots and big hugs, Leonora

  1. Date: 8/10/2013 12:27:00 AM
    Wonderful! congrats...

  1. Date: 8/9/2013 7:24:00 PM
    love the poem....SKAT

  1. Date: 8/8/2013 9:12:00 PM
    Lisa... CONGRATULATIONS!!! With your awesome good poem' in Nathan's contest... Linda

  1. Date: 8/8/2013 8:11:00 PM
    congratulations "NATE

  1. Date: 7/31/2013 1:04:00 PM
    amazing , hypnotic.