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Life is an infinite continuum, feeding on its own death. Our mortality, real and imagined, lives within. We can always see these truths with a discerning eye. The mirrored images that seem like two, are but one, a parallel universe whose paths cross like a wisp of wind, we are all of one time, like prose and poems written in separate centuries, but of the same struggle. There, always there, truth never hides, except for those who don’t seek it  for fear of what they might find. From light to dark we fly in different directions though toward the same destination. What matters is what we do on our flight. Do we see the paths of leaves as they float on the pond, the reflection of the sky beyond, and the trees, who have now shed their leaves but will reflect full in the spring; beneath the leaves, the roots of the lily pads  and the stare of a wary carp who looks from his world as we do from ours? We must find time on our journey to read, play a game, or simply sit and wonder at the marvels around us, for death will come in its own time…

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Blog Posted:3/11/2014 12:13:00 PM

Thy Sweet Love Remembered - Ron Perlman - YouTube

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  1. Date: 3/13/2014 6:36:00 PM
    Not trying to ignore you, my friend. Just racing to get thru blogs. My time is really getting away from these days. I am still hoping to try your sonnet. Just wanted you to know that!!

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  1. Date: 3/11/2014 6:13:00 PM
    Tnks for sharing Craig.. Its so wonderful to remember..that its our inner beauty which makes us special,especially in a world that makes so much pressure and advertise human beings as barbie doll and ken

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  1. Date: 3/11/2014 5:53:00 PM
    I used to love that show. Romance over the top. Thanks!

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  1. Date: 3/11/2014 4:54:00 PM
    You romantic you! : D Thanks for sharing, my friend!

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  1. Date: 3/11/2014 3:46:00 PM
    Yeah, he's a great voice guy as well as an outstanding actor. I couldn't quite make it through the whole beauty and the beast link, but I tried. I really did. Now I've gotta go get some chewin' tobacco and get into a bar-fight....;)

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    Smith Avatar Caleb Smith Date: 3/12/2014 6:55:00 AM Block poet from commenting on your poetry

    Okay, no chew. Debbie, you can be in my corner.
    Guzzi Avatar Debbie Guzzi Date: 3/11/2014 7:12:00 PM Block poet from commenting on your poetry

    LOL NO NO chewing tobacco MOUTH CANCEr and you have too nice a mouth
    Guzzi Avatar Debbie Guzzi Date: 3/11/2014 7:12:00 PM Block poet from commenting on your poetry

    I didn't say no fight can I come and watch!
  1. Date: 3/11/2014 2:47:00 PM
    AWWWWWWW...Yes, I remember those series....What romance! There is the beauty and beast in each one of us! I clicked on another video in which he receives the award for best actor in a tv series. What a lovely down to earth guy! Craig...You are made of mush! That's why my poetry does well with you....I'm MUSH personified! :) Hugs

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  1. Date: 3/11/2014 2:23:00 PM
    This timeless story has such a wonderful moral to it, that we could use in our everyday life...that beauty comes from within. This brings back memories of that series, and how his breathless portrayal pulled it off so well. Thanks for sharing!

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  1. Date: 3/11/2014 2:15:00 PM
    Unforgettable, masculine breathy voice, beautifully read.. Heaven in the real world. It does exist, if first, you believe!

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  1. Date: 3/11/2014 1:43:00 PM
    OMG... when ron speaks and the background music drifts, i am belle again!.. yes, i'm a romantic freak!... incredible!.. thanks, craig!

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  1. Date: 3/11/2014 12:36:00 PM
    Awe, Craig, you are a hopeless romantic...as are so many of us here... :) so sweet. Lessons on being true to your own heart... very beautiful... hugs, catie :)

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    Lindsey Avatar Catie Lindsey Date: 3/11/2014 1:04:00 PM Block poet from commenting on your poetry

    LOL so funny! :)
    cornish Avatar craig cornish Date: 3/11/2014 12:41:00 PM Block poet from commenting on your poetry

    LOL-Wasn't something I shared with the guys at the water cooler---but the gals loved it!
  1. Date: 3/11/2014 12:30:00 PM
    I remember the series; but never watched it. At present I am trying to figure how you got the blog to accept the link ;) But don't tell me; I have to work on it a while for myself lol.

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    Thomas Avatar F. J. Thomas Date: 3/11/2014 12:49:00 PM Block poet from commenting on your poetry

    ...yeaa having no such luck. Shoot.
    cornish Avatar craig cornish Date: 3/11/2014 12:34:00 PM Block poet from commenting on your poetry

    I just copied and paste--doesn't always work but it does now and again.
  1. Date: 3/11/2014 12:28:00 PM
    Goosebumps, I was talking about Ron Perlman, to my son minutes ago. He's one of my favorite actors. His voice, outstanding. Watching Hell Boy, with my boys right now. I love the Beauty and the Beast Tv, series. Headed over to YouTube, wouldn't mind hearing him read all over again. Compare his action voice and reading voice. WOW~SKAT

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    cornish Avatar craig cornish Date: 3/11/2014 12:33:00 PM Block poet from commenting on your poetry

    Thanks Skat, the Beauty and the Beast series was one of the best ever--quite a leap from that to Hell Boy LOL--but he's such a versatile actor
  1. Date: 3/11/2014 12:20:00 PM
    Ron Perlman is an outstanding actor--many years ago released audio of special readings from the tv series that included many poems metered and otherwise, his reading of them is exceptional.

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