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In the Autumn of my Life

I walk through flames of autumns’ sweet refrain- That break beneath a weight too much to bear- Where- I tread in solitude and mourning there- Along a path of maple trees and scented air- As I recall the life that we once shared- ~~~ And in the twilight hours I see the beauty of it all- In every autumn leaf that softly falls- ~~~~~ In loving memory of: My Father - Harold George Oct 27, 1927 - August 11, 2003

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Date: 5/23/2020 7:22:00 PM
Lovely tribute, Elaine.
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Elaine George
Date: 5/25/2020 12:23:00 AM
Thank you so much, Line...much appreciated.~Elaine
Date: 10/31/2019 11:25:00 AM
Amazing poetry, a calm grief, a way to invoke peace on a loved father in his last abode! may God have mercy on him.
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Date: 2/22/2014 9:26:00 AM
Elaine, this is so beautiful and poignant. So well written. Going in my face. Love, Kim
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Kim Merryman
Date: 2/22/2014 9:33:00 AM
Sorry. It should say faves.
Date: 2/22/2014 7:22:00 AM
Makes me wish I had known him. A perfect ending to a loving relationship between daughter and dad. The acceptance of death as part of life.
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Date: 1/24/2010 2:35:00 PM
ahhh, like a melody. So beautiful, Lainie. I was surprised when it ended. I expected it to go on. . Well, I am excited to see your book and I hope these delicous treats you showed me today will be in it! Catch ya later.Andrea
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Date: 8/31/2008 12:22:00 AM
Very wistful writing ..one to read again and again theses next few months.Rgds Brian & thanks for your welcome comments Elaine
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