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Reflection of a cherry blossom tree, mirrored upon a calm river by pale moonlight. Its fragile buds falling with the light breeze, float away with the flow of tributaries. Just like memories that slowly slip away, time ticks calmly counting down the days. Innocently it stands with serene beauty as lovers gather to admire its peaceful nature. Many beloveds have shared a passionate kiss, while intoxicated by its seductive aroma. From Vietnam to Japan, to the shores across the pond, many a love story has began under fragile pink blossoms. Oh my beloved, how I long to embrace you beneath its glory, so our love story can be forever cherished. Under pale moonlight that glistens for you our lips will delicately touch for the first time. Cherry blossom buds shower our heads, as they shelter our love.
, The Silent One Originally written 3 October 2015 Posted 5 January 2018

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Date: 2/20/2018 2:00:00 AM
Oh, this is very nice. There are cherry blossom trees around where I live in Sacramento Cal. They are pretty :)
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Date: 1/27/2018 11:46:00 AM
I've never been to Japan, S O, but I have seen the cherry blossoms in Washington, D.C. It's a scene that will never, I earnestly hope, disappear from my memory. A beautiful, serene piece.
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Date: 1/23/2018 4:06:00 PM
Your poem matches the beauty of the picture. Love , beauty and Nature goes together so well. Inspiring verses my friend. A fav...
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Date: 1/15/2018 10:06:00 AM
Passionate imagery oozing w/debonair romanticism, SO. Your pen strokes the flowing locks of a majestic Nile heart. Beautiful poetry invigorating the reader's soul in a fountain spray of cool perpetuity. Love and joy always
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Date: 1/14/2018 11:29:00 PM
I love cherry blossom tree and of course the way how you put some fantastic imagery on it and its metaphor.
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Date: 1/8/2018 9:19:00 AM
oh I love this! So romantic and passionate full of beauty. You are so lucky to share such a love with your wonderful wife...thank you for sharing sweet man, lullooo
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Date: 1/7/2018 7:02:00 PM
This is really pretty and so romantic. I do adore cherry blossoms!! One of your best writes!
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Date: 1/7/2018 11:27:00 AM
Beautiful words to describe a beautiful tree where the beauty of true love can be found. Your words and trees are a definite match for one another.
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Date: 1/7/2018 1:11:00 AM
I have been very fortunate to have been to the Cherry Blossom Festival in Japan twice Si, and from the way you describe it with such wonderful imagery, you must surely have been there too? Or your Soul has. Romance is alive and well under those blossoming trees. Everything you describe in this gem of a poem is there. Many a love story has begun there. Brilliant as always and of course it has to be a fave. My second home -Japan...Maria
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Date: 1/6/2018 7:53:00 PM
Absolutely beautiful and makes me long for spring time S/O!~Che :)
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Date: 1/6/2018 9:08:00 AM
Now this is beautiful. I’m glad you unveiled it.
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Date: 1/5/2018 8:14:00 PM
Oh, Oh, Oh! Swoon!
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Date: 1/5/2018 7:31:00 PM
The romance of your words sparkle in the pale moonlight of your poem, Silent One, and love resonates as vividly as the cherry blossom's pink. An enchanting and alluring romantic write of a budding love in a lovers' paradise - beautiful!!
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Date: 1/5/2018 3:46:00 PM
Breathtaking view and ahhh, poem so enchanting I can reread this countless times. Yes a fave...hugs and smiles :)
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Date: 1/5/2018 3:01:00 PM
- Oh ... empty of words .... beautiful written, S.O.! - Best wishes for a lovely weekend - hugs // Anne-Lise :)
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Date: 1/5/2018 2:40:00 PM
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=y2KO5Rlfdy0
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Date: 1/5/2018 2:29:00 PM
How sweet and romantic, Silent one!! Just gorgeous.
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Date: 1/5/2018 2:10:00 PM
Beautiful Silent One. A favorite for me. I enjoyed this today. Very well written :)
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Date: 1/5/2018 11:19:00 AM
Great skill displayed here....well done...
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Date: 1/5/2018 10:12:00 AM
A romantic poem from the heart...lovely visuals and flowing poetry...All the best SO
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Date: 1/5/2018 10:06:00 AM
Mesmerizing panorama of beauty unsurpassed, perfect scenery for love to blossom dear, S.o! Superb!
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Date: 1/5/2018 9:33:00 AM
Such a beautiful picture this paints in my mind Silent One!!! So very romantic and wistful! A splash of color in this snow white new england day!
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Date: 1/5/2018 8:59:00 AM
Look what you've been keeping up your sleeve! Gorgeous penning my friend. And that picture... I wish I was there! xomo :)
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Date: 1/5/2018 8:05:00 AM
Your poem is vibrant like the flowers it depicts, Silent One..a lovely romantic write..you painted an environment just right for the onset of love and romance. The picture you posted has intense color compared to the white/pink colors we have by the Washington DC water-basin...the trees, a gift from Japan.
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