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WHEN THE DOGWOOD IS IN BLOOM

WHEN THE DOGWOOD IS IN BLOOM AND THE RANGE HAS TURNED TO GREEN I WILL RIDE YOUR WAY AGAIN LIKE THE HAPPY VISION IN YOUR DREAM. WITH THE SUN SHINING ON MY BACK ON THE TRAIL LEADING TO YOUR DOOR I WILL COME BACK TO YOU ALWAYS IN YOUR HAPPY MEMORIES AS BEFORE. YOU REMEMBER HOW I WORE MY HAT? SLIGHTLY TILTED TO THE SIDE? AND HOW I ALWAYS SAT TALL IN THE SADDLE WHENEVER I WOULD RIDE? I COULD SEE YOU WAITING THERE AND I WOULD SIT TALLER THAN A KING MY PRIDE WOULD SWELL AND I HAD TO SMILE KNOWING YOU WORE MY RING. WE SWAM IN THAT LITTLE BLUE HOLE BENEATH THE COTTONWOOD TREES THEN LAY ON A BLANKET STARING AT THE STARS IN LOVE YOU AND ME. THE HOURS WOULD PASS LIKE MINUTES AS YOU LAY THERE IN MY ARMS I THANK GOD EACH AND EVERY DAY YOU GRACED ME WITH YOUR CHARMS. WE TOOK LONG WALKS HAND IN HAND THROUGH THE FIELDS OF WILD FLOWERS CHASING COTTONTAIL RABBITS AND RED SQUIRRELS TO THEIR HIGH TOWERS. WE PUT UP THE CORN IN THE SUMMER AND GATHERED PECANS IN THE FALL LIFE WITH YOU MY DARLING WAS WONDERFUL AS I ALWAYS WILL RECALL DON’T WEEP FOR ME BUT REMEMBER THE GOOD TIMES THAT WE HAD TOGETHER AND RECALL WHEN WE WALKED HAND IN HAND IT WAS ALWAYS FINE WEATHER SO PUT ON MY COAT AND SIT ON THE PORCH AND CLOSE YOUR PRETTY EYES I’LL COME RIDING TO YOU WHENEVER YOU WISH JUST WATCH OVER THE RISE.

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Date: 11/27/2018 11:34:00 PM
Wow! My friend. This is rock solid poetry. Thanks for sharing.
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Date: 2/5/2016 12:03:00 AM
another well expressed poem. LINDA
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