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Dancing Bears

Bears coming through… graceful giant bears coming through. Twirling, swirling…they waltz: One, two, three. One, two, three. Laughing bears dancing together, right on through. Off they go!!!! 06/14/15 Entry for Contest: Shall We Waltz? Host: Kim Merryman *in the Air Force we had a program for Airmen who were struggling to meet the physical fitness requirements, which we referred to in a sort of tongue-in-cheek manner as "The Dancing Bears" program.

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Date: 6/18/2015 6:48:00 PM
congratulations on your wonderful win. Hugs Eve
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Date: 6/18/2015 1:01:00 PM
Preston, Congratulations on your win. Love **SKAT**
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Date: 6/17/2015 11:21:00 PM
aha!! Another person I have found who used one two three one two three. Great minds!!! Congrats.
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The Grahamburglar
Date: 6/17/2015 11:45:00 PM
It just doesn't feel like a waltz without the one, two, three. =p
Date: 6/17/2015 8:31:00 PM
Preston, congrats on your placement in my contest! I love your humorous poem. Thanks for the explanation. I had never heard that term before and my husband is retired AF. Well done! Love, KIm
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Date: 6/17/2015 9:26:00 PM
Thanks for hosting the contest, Kim. I'm pretty new to poetry, so it's fun to flex my brain a little trying out new forms. =) I appreciate the placement as well, of course. =)