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She Wept In Languished Moan

She wept as they buried her one true love. Each day thereafter she brought him a rose, the flower she knew he was fondest of. Her grief unbearable, beyond repose. What pain and suffering his death bestows. Nothing prevented her daily visit. She didn't want him to feel all alone. When beside him her face was exquisite. When weary she would sigh and then lay prone, weeping for her love in soft languished moan. Originally written on 23rd of July 2016 Two Stanzas - English Quintain, 10 syllables per line with a rhyme scheme of a-b-a-b-b

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Date: 1/7/2019 1:35:00 PM
So sad. Enjoyed reading your work.
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Date: 8/2/2017 4:12:00 PM
Congrats on your sad quintain! Superb
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Lin Lane
Date: 8/2/2017 4:16:00 PM
Thanks a lot, Kim, and congratulations back to you.
Date: 8/2/2017 9:55:00 AM
Your lovely poem has the feel of an old ballad, Lin - congrats on your placement.
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Lin Lane
Date: 8/2/2017 4:16:00 PM
Thank you, Agnes, and well done on your placement.
Date: 8/2/2017 12:46:00 AM
Lin, CONGRATS on your win. Thanks for entering your great poem in my contest! Janice
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Lin Lane
Date: 8/2/2017 4:16:00 PM
Thanks, Janice.
Date: 5/14/2017 12:22:00 PM
Love the poem.
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Lin Lane
Date: 5/14/2017 6:39:00 PM
Thanks. I see you're finding your way around the site.
Date: 10/24/2016 7:51:00 PM
Very sad, yet romantic, Lin. An inseparable love. It was a pleasure to read, yet painful to process. The death of a true love is nearly unbearable to endure. Great job on this poem. Much love to you. RW
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Lin Lane
Date: 10/24/2016 10:40:00 PM
Thank you, kind sir. Your comments are always most welcomed.
Date: 8/18/2016 11:57:00 AM
Congrats on reaching number one in best new poems list Lin:-) hugs jan xx
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Lin Lane
Date: 8/19/2016 6:41:00 AM
But for a brief moment, the mountain crest is reached. Thanks, Jan.
Date: 8/17/2016 9:33:00 PM
Back to congratulate you two times, first the contest win, and second, number 1 best new poem in top 100. Who says you're not appreciated! Hope you come back to stay, many things have changed for the better! Well done! again!
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Lin Lane
Date: 8/18/2016 5:22:00 AM
Thank you, John, on both counts. I've noticed one change that made me smile, but I'm not back to post regularly. I still read many poems written by my friends. In answer to your Q on the comment I left on your Angelou poem...my convention was in June and yes, it was awesome, despite rerouting to leave since Baton Rouge was being picketed by Black Panthers and others.
Date: 8/7/2016 5:22:00 PM
Don't know if you are seeing this, but just stopped by to say hello, my friend.
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Lin Lane
Date: 8/8/2016 9:55:00 PM
I'm reading you. Thanks, Andrea ;-)
Date: 8/5/2016 10:03:00 AM
Sad and heartfelt - loss is painful. Nicely written. Jesse
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Lin Lane
Date: 8/8/2016 9:54:00 PM
Thank you, Jesse.
Date: 7/29/2016 11:14:00 AM
Congrats! Your poem flows so well yet tells a story as it goes.
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Lin Lane
Date: 8/8/2016 9:54:00 PM
Thank you, Kathleen.
Date: 7/28/2016 3:07:00 AM
Wow Lin. Congratulations on POTD and on your win in the contest! Your poem is profoundly moving. So nice to see you post again. Love, Connie ; ) 7
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Lin Lane
Date: 7/29/2016 5:33:00 AM
I do thank you, Connie, for your kind remarks. It was just a quick trip with lots of fringe benefits.
Date: 7/27/2016 5:32:00 PM
I love the phrase "weeping for her love in soft languished moan". Very creative write, albeit sad, Lin. Great to have you back :)
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Lin Lane
Date: 7/29/2016 5:32:00 AM
Thank you, Laura, but I'm not back in the soup. I was just paying a little howdy-do.
Date: 7/27/2016 4:18:00 PM
Sad, but truly beautiful, Lin! Pleased and surprised to see that you're back, not only posting, but also claiming 1st place in the contest and being honoured with p.o.t.d.!! Congratulations! ~ Best regards // paul
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Lin Lane
Date: 7/29/2016 5:31:00 AM
Thanks so very much, Paul. I saw Constance's contest and just wrote...the rest that took place was a bonus lol. But I'm not writing for soup...that one poem was just a whim and a visit.
Date: 7/27/2016 3:43:00 AM
congratulations.
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Lin Lane
Date: 7/29/2016 5:30:00 AM
Thank you.
Date: 7/27/2016 12:18:00 AM
Oh! Am I glad to see you back with this awesome write that deserves accolade! Congratulations Lin:) Great poem:)
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Lin Lane
Date: 7/29/2016 5:29:00 AM
Thanks for your great comments, Jo, but I'm not really back. I'm glad you liked this one so well.
Date: 7/26/2016 5:35:00 AM
This piece is really deep.... Congrats Lin, for your well, deserved top placement in the contest!! ;-)
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Lin Lane
Date: 7/26/2016 8:47:00 AM
I value your comments, and thank you, Teddy.
Date: 7/26/2016 12:03:00 AM
Congrats on your win, Lon! Glad to see you back in the Soup again:)
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Lin Lane
Date: 7/26/2016 8:47:00 AM
Thanks, Laura. I intended to only make a short visit then this happened. ;-)
Date: 7/25/2016 9:37:00 PM
Right on top again, congratulations Ms Lane...
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Lin Lane
Date: 7/26/2016 8:46:00 AM
You made me smile, Mr. Smith ;-)
Date: 7/25/2016 7:55:00 PM
Lin, congratulations on your win, very good write and so heartbreaking . Thank you so very much for your congratulations on my poem , “Free Its Soul Bound Wild Stallion”. Hugs Eve
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Lin Lane
Date: 7/26/2016 8:45:00 AM
Thank you, Eve, and you're welcome on my comments to your winner. Huggin ya back.
Date: 7/25/2016 6:21:00 PM
hey, a first place I hear!!! Wow, big congrats, Lin!!!
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Lin Lane
Date: 7/26/2016 8:44:00 AM
Thank you, sweet friend. My little visit blossomed into all kinds of adventures. ;-)
Date: 7/25/2016 6:04:00 PM
Hi Lin, well this excellent poetry had to be a first place winner. Gentle sadness can touch the heart more than anything else. Your emotions are real and they come across in your poetry. It is always nice to know you are not forgotten and you have a friends you can always return too. This was a winner since it left your pen onto the page Lin. Hugs....Mike. XX. It is deserving of another seven for sure.
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Lin Lane
Date: 7/26/2016 8:44:00 AM
Thank you for icing my cupcake, Mike. You know me well enough to know what I feel, and you're right about the friends I've made in the soup. They proved how loyal they are when they backed me up yesterday. I'm not back in the soup and only intended to pay a short visit...I'll explain in mail to you.
Date: 7/25/2016 4:47:00 PM
Lin, back again to congratulate you on your wonderful First Place win! I so much agree with Jan below! We need your poetic talents and kind friendship here! 7 Hugs, Sandra
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Lin Lane
Date: 7/25/2016 5:17:00 PM
Aww thank you so much, Sandra. You're so kind. Hugs back to you!
Date: 7/25/2016 3:28:00 PM
DON'T leave it 3 months before you drop back in again Lin - No wonder you are top of the list with this poem :-):-) am smiling so much for you - many congrats:-) hugs Jan xx
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Lin Lane
Date: 7/25/2016 3:55:00 PM
You're at the top, too, Jan.. where you belong. I've been here 3 days instead of the few hours I'd planned, but I got a lot accomplished. Now it's time to leave. Hugs!!
Date: 7/25/2016 3:26:00 PM
Absolutely lovely Lin,many congratulations!
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Lin Lane
Date: 7/25/2016 3:53:00 PM
Thank you very much, Sara.
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