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The Stranger and the Photographer

====================== The Stranger and the Photographer By: Inaam Al-Hashimi (Gold_N_Silk) ======================= Sunshine in his eyes A smile on his face Dust on his hair And on his eyebrows Like a lone ranger From outer space Who crossed the desert Riding the wind, Not a horse! And after his journey, To rest his head, He found a place. Everyone was talking Laughing and joking And with their laughter Filling the space But alone he was sitting, Drinking and eating, In utter silence, Minding noone else. Like lightning and thunder, On a hot summer day; She suddenly comes, To shatter his silence, And cross his way, "I'd like to take a picture," She said with a smile, "Of you, If I may!" Waited for no answer, Took a picture, "Thank you!" She said, And went away. Then turned around And said with a sway: Mind you stranger! If destiny wants, She'll have her way, Your path and my path, Will cross again, Somehow, somewhere, someday! ****** Inaam 1993 USA http://goldenpoems.wetpaint.com

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Date: 11/25/2013 5:42:00 AM
Thanks a lot Poet Destroyer for your attention .. and thanks to the judges tfor judging my poem to be in the 4th place in the "Latest Poems Contest" ... So glad! Inaam
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Date: 11/17/2013 3:10:00 AM
Inaam, Congratulations & thank you for supporting my contest... always ~LINDA~
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Date: 11/4/2013 10:21:00 PM
I appreciate your attention
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Date: 10/28/2013 2:52:00 AM
Wow fantastic, yor imagination workd wondrs here. Such a poetic ballad fable poem! Kudos. Pls coment my latest poem too.
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