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Abraham

“Then the Angel of the LORD called to Abraham a second time out of heaven, and said: “By Myself I have sworn, says the LORD, because you have done this thing, and have not withheld your son, your only son—blessing I will bless you, and multiplying I will multiply your descendants as the stars of the heaven and as the sand which is on the seashore; and your descendants shall possess the gate of their enemies. In your seed all the nations of the earth shall be blessed, because you have obeyed My voice.”’ 

— Genesis 22:15-18 NKJV


    Little grains of sand
Assembled along the shore
    —Meet sunlit water

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  1. Date: 1/21/2014 5:57:00 PM
    The passage of Genesis included here explains the meaning of your haiku. Without the passage, no connection would ever have been seen.

  1. Date: 8/21/2013 1:46:00 PM
    it is beautiful.. thanks for the message and the haiku....SKAT

  1. Date: 8/15/2013 2:57:00 AM
    - Beautiful poem J.R. ! - oxox / / Anne-Lise :)

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    Date: 8/16/2013 1:55:00 PM Block poet from commenting on your poetry


    Thank you Anne-Lise ~