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Nostalgia

Forgotten memories come flooding back
A full on downpour.  A nostalgic attack
Submerged in waters of days gone by
Obeying the current.  Embracing the ride
 
Familiar fragrances, each way I turn
Battles I lost.  Bridges I burned
Tapping my foot to a tune that I know
A beat, I repeated, now, so long ago

The lyrics are different, but exactly the same
Im hearing the message, not rhyming in vane
I toggle the volume, until it’s just right
Picking up what I missed, before there was light 

I have a new view, on all that surrounds
I’m armed with more wisdom this time around
To myself, I chuckle, at my ignorant bliss
And dry a tear for the times that I miss

Copyright © | Year Posted 2019




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Date: 11/13/2019 5:14:00 PM
I can feel your tear. beautiful work.
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Date: 10/29/2019 8:03:00 AM
You take nostalgia on a beautiful poetic ride Anna..Well done
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Date: 10/28/2019 8:17:00 PM
Forward to the past! Nostalgia + Wisdom = ? (I dnk; I'm no Einstein. LOL.) Smiles, Gershon
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Date: 10/28/2019 6:29:00 PM
The memories come and go but each time they come they get sweeter
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Date: 10/28/2019 5:06:00 PM
Lovely written my friend...a reminiscent ride Anna...thank you for your visit...^WW^ :o)
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Date: 10/28/2019 4:06:00 PM
Another wonderfully crafted poem. I love the flow of this one, it was as if it were a song.
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