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tabb-LOVE'S STORY

Out of memory,a lie, Then, goodbye; Out of my eye,a tear, Then a sigh; Out of the past,a smile, Then,a second chance; Out of romance,a ring, eternity,perchance. This sequenced couplet form which I label a 'tabb' after John Bannister Tabb(1841-99) poem 'Evolution'

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Date: 4/16/2010 4:49:00 PM
A beautiful couplet indeed Brian.. such touching romantic words.. thankxxx for new information on another form..luv.. "Sweetheart"
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Date: 4/16/2010 8:08:00 AM
I loved this new form....perhaps another contest idea? Although yours would be hard to beat!! :)
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Date: 4/16/2010 5:56:00 AM
Eternity great idea...Keep the creative pen flowing. Sara
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Date: 4/16/2010 3:07:00 AM
Very nice form with a Kyrielle flavor, Brian. I like the hope provided in the last two verses. Love, Carolyn
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