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Vernal Showers

The vernal showers- so sublime, divine, Pattering on enticing eglantine, Resounding refrain, the thunders sing, The spectral arcs smearing spirit of spring, Drenched in that shower from welkin’s soul, Marigolds and tulips dance enthralled. I hear them drizzle on the grassy green, Their song like a lullaby my senses reign, My silent rendezvous with these drops blissful, Exuding ecstasy within wistful, That I be intrepid to wonder in awe- “What be these drops that stir my soul?” They be showers of blessings from a celestial mind, To cleanse the peccadilloes of human kind. Or they be drops from plaintive eyes, lamenting- “What man has made of man.”

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Date: 4/18/2011 7:56:00 PM
WOW a magnificently written poem...Love the way you use the words....7
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Date: 3/9/2011 10:23:00 AM
Congratulations on your poetry making it through round one of PoetrySoup's contest. The best to you in the finals A. Love Carol
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Date: 2/22/2011 12:33:00 PM
What a touching Journey! Wow...
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Date: 2/21/2011 1:13:00 PM
Congratulations on your wonderful poetry being featured this week on PoetrySoup A. Love, Carol
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