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Oh Mary, Sweet Mary

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Oh Mary, Sweet Mary

She waves from the window of her plane
My sweet songbird takes her last flight
She will not come back to me again
My nightingale flies to the Light

Song: 'Leaving on a Jet Plane'
Dedicated to the late Mary Travers

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  1. Date: 10/13/2013 9:23:00 PM


  1. Date: 10/12/2013 11:41:00 AM

    A sweet heartfelt write and lovely dedication. Hugs

  1. Date: 10/11/2013 5:23:00 PM

    Enjoyed reading your winning work..Congrats on your great win..Sara

  1. Date: 10/11/2013 10:10:00 AM

    Tim, Congrats on your placement in the Songs to Poetry contest! A lovely dedication, I enjoyed and blessings, Rhonda

  1. Date: 10/10/2013 8:47:00 PM

    Tim, Awesome Songs to Poetry ... congrats~ LINDA

  1. Date: 10/10/2013 5:43:00 PM

    Tim, you have a special talent for writing straight from the heart. Yes, she is worthy of such grace in writing. I send congratulations..... Jake

  1. Date: 10/7/2013 8:35:00 PM

    beautiful dedication and poem...congrats on your win :)

  1. Date: 10/7/2013 7:44:00 PM

    Congrad's on your verse winning! Light & Love

  1. Date: 10/4/2013 2:26:00 PM

    :) ....... a time in music history that won't be easily forgotten! You are on a roll....:)

  1. Date: 10/3/2013 8:24:00 PM

    I liked Peter Paul and Mary ,,,, very nice dedication Tim, Thank you for reading my FORGOTTEN , I haven't been off here about two weeks. Have a great day Tim ;}

  1. Date: 10/2/2013 8:20:00 AM

    yes, it is very short lilting write, Tim

  1. Date: 10/2/2013 7:21:00 AM

    Short, sweet and to the point, just the way I like'em. Very heartfelt, and I love the brevity. You said so much in just four lines. Thanks for sharing; enjoyed this piece. Kudos! :)

  1. Date: 10/1/2013 9:48:00 PM

    Oh Tim.....This is beautiful beyond description...One day...death will die.....