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Her Dream

She slept limply beneath a lantern glow a stitch of frown upon her brow through her dreams wove a song she did not know a distant lullaby from long, long ago. Outside the cold was muffled with snow that sailed through the night and against the window. Her sleep gave a sigh that deepened the woe It rustled the worn blankets that crouched below The winding song dove and sprinkled the morrow and behind closed eyelids she smelled the sorrow.

Copyright © | Year Posted 2010




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Date: 11/20/2017 12:35:00 PM
Grace, I love this poem more than I should.
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Date: 7/5/2010 5:19:00 AM
Nice monorhyme, tinged with sadness throughout, well done
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Date: 6/23/2010 9:18:00 AM
A nice monorhyme well penned. Enjoyed it
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