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Hidden Mountains

A solo pilot, lost in snow,
in a jagged mountain pass,
his eyes are trained upon each tree,
and the shape of each crevasse…
In an open-cockpit time machine,
the winter wind does howl,
but a mighty fire’s burning bright,
inside the engine cowl.
The fog and flurry blinding him,
he searches for a trail,
running late, and miles behind,
he’s employed to fly the mail.
He looks for clues to lead him back,
like ancient, sunken wagon tracks.
A mumbled cuss, then shouts out loud,
he’s heard that mountains hide in clouds…   
Now’s the time to pay the toll,
for conversations with his soul.
One way in, and one way out,
it’s true that mountains hide in clouds.
 
Copyright © 2013
 

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  1. Date: 12/19/2013 1:35:00 PM

    Cole, it is amazing to read another poem by you again. . Congratulations, and thank you for supporting the Ballad contest.... Forever- Linda

    Banner Avatar Cole Banner Date: 12/19/2013 4:08:00 PM Block poet from commenting on your poetry

    Thank you so much...