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The Most Beautiful Words in the English Language | Reader's Digest

ado the realms that I have plunged with phrase they have no shape - no bound'ries or expanse some wend in heaven's dreams or hell's malaise thoughts sown a demon's kiss or angel's dance ... such myst'ries there are born from matter, gray those maelstroms wend the mind's complexities what seems dark and chaotic through its sway works fierce to find the beauty each eye sees ... while wordsmiths tend to stretch upon the rack of flow'ry phrase, for sake of bloom and breaths there's far more dire concern with candor's lack than all the horror wrought ten thousand deaths ... please don't misunderstand these words of mine true eloquence is birthed through grain OR chaff with thoughts that bare the soul in grand design and swell dear hearts that break on their behalf ... pray, deign to think me common, though I was dear love's sweet fool, a million times too much and though I'd trade my loves for verse's cause the dearest poem can't trump ... a woman's touch.

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Date: 6/12/2021 1:25:00 PM
I came back again today to re-read this poem, Gregory, because it is exceptionally fine modern poetry. I am marking it a FAV. Thank you so much for sharing your gift with us here at PS.
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Date: 6/12/2021 9:26:00 AM
Absolutely a masterpiece my friend. One that none can thus deny. It to to is as if Wordsworth, Coleridge, Shelley, Keats or Lord Byron had inked this marvelous new gem. A fav.. God bless..
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Date: 6/12/2021 9:12:00 AM
No "rack" for this eloquent and elegant verse. You raise up the the writing of poetry to a new height and depth Greg. I am always amazed and inspired by your writing. Congratulations!
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Date: 6/11/2021 10:36:00 AM
'love's sweet fool' Very Beautiful. Congratulations!
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Date: 6/10/2021 8:57:00 AM
Exquisite stanzas that conjure up the most delightful images. Well-written. Thanks for sharing, Gregory, I thoroughly enjoyed the read.
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Date: 6/10/2021 3:19:00 AM
Lovely write. I enjoyed. God bless you always, Love, Gina
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Date: 6/10/2021 2:23:00 AM
You take me way back here Greg. Love the theme and your mind-set of not only yesterday but today also...
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