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The earth trembled and all felt fear, Some murmured a prayer. Most ran out. oft tumbling the stair. Faithless led to despair. Apathy led to bars, Others caused some crashed cars, Most escaped to watch stars. Sin dissembled. The earth trembled. 15 September 2021 Quietus

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Date: 10/4/2021 9:44:00 AM
Dramatic, indeed! Beautifully written. Congratulations!
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Date: 10/2/2021 12:26:00 PM
Congratulations on your win. A wonderful/powerful~~story/write and picture. Have a blessed day with your win...............
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Date: 10/2/2021 9:16:00 PM
Thank you.
Date: 9/28/2021 10:50:00 AM
- A small but powerful poem, Victor - hugs // Anne-Lise :)
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Date: 9/19/2021 4:02:00 PM
Very nicely penned Victor, best wishes
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Date: 9/18/2021 6:24:00 AM
A great entry... I have never tried this form but you excelled ... I loved reading it...
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Date: 9/18/2021 2:19:00 AM
The earth has trembled many times over the years, the day of reckoning may be near I fear. Great write Victor… Hugs, Belle
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Date: 9/17/2021 7:07:00 AM
Hi Victor, What a good entry for the contest theme. Good rhymes and content- Alexis
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Date: 9/17/2021 4:29:00 AM
This poem provides food for thought, Victor...Well done...Delice
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Date: 9/17/2021 2:10:00 AM
I agree with Andrea, Victor, deep poem in few lines:)
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Date: 9/16/2021 9:02:00 PM
well written verse, trembling days of earth
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Date: 9/16/2021 4:48:00 PM
reminds me of last days on earth and what people might do. Very interesting one, Victor.
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Date: 9/16/2021 2:54:00 PM
I can see earth trembling at all our sins, dear friend, lately we needs God's contrition more then ever, :)
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Date: 9/16/2021 1:04:00 PM
Very good write! As the sin dissembles, the earth trembles!
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Date: 9/16/2021 10:52:00 AM
You have created a vivid portrayal of what judgement day might be like, Victor. The picture with the angry red skies makes a good companion to this verse. Fine writing! Good luck in the contest. Hugs.
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Date: 9/16/2021 6:18:00 AM
You painted brilliantly everything that happened after the earth trembled. This has to win BIG, Victor.
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Date: 9/16/2021 4:38:00 AM
Some horrible times are coming upon the earth up to the rapture of the church then after the rapture it will get much worse and the Antichrist takes control. I see everyday more and more signs that it is going to happen. It says in the Bible that there is going to be an earthquake that is going to shake the whole earth. Can you imagine what that is going to be like, I can't. Thanks for your visit to my page. Sara
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Date: 9/16/2021 3:57:00 AM
This time is coming, perhaps not in our time, but in the time of a few more generations, stunning poem and great imagery, your wording is flawless. Best wishes, because that day is terrifying.
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Date: 9/16/2021 12:40:00 AM
When that time comes many will turn to God asking forgiveness but it will be too late, they've had their reward. Tom
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Date: 9/15/2021 11:38:00 PM
Yes, the not to far into the future here, Victor, great poetry.
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