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Rose-tinted Days

 Ah! For the sweet rose-tinted days

of endless spiraling time

when we bannister slid our way

to curving morning,

climbed through the rails

of adult strictures

out to own 

our

unmapped course.

 

Allowed mere whim and fancy rein

to take us galloping where it would.

Chance ruled our day --

a horseshoe found for fishing luck

from each springing hour,

or daisy chained to minute's

fickle ways,

a swing on branch, a fall, lost shoe,

direction changing clouds

chased out of view.

 

We shooed our way

through strewn meadows;

daytime moths danced on

our wrists.

The way home

was forgotten.

Copyright © maggie brown | Year Posted 2012


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  1. Date: 2/28/2016 9:03:00 AM

    NICE TO SEE THIS ONE AGAIN
  1. Date: 1/7/2016 5:45:00 PM

    Maggie, enjoyed reading your poem. Love **SKAT**
  1. Date: 10/29/2012 5:02:00 AM

    A warm welcome to PoetrySoup I offer to you this morning Maggie. I wish for you the best in your writing endeavors whatever they may be. Hoping you find even more inspiration by reading some of the poetry written here by other poets. Thank you for sharing your writing with us. Love, Carol
  1. Date: 10/27/2012 9:11:00 PM

    Maggie, deep.... enjoyed your poem* Goodnight! Always~ PD
  1. Date: 10/27/2012 7:29:00 PM

    Ah, what a wonderful poem! Great work :)
  1. Date: 10/27/2012 2:15:00 PM

    Hi Maggie welcome to the soup, this is a verey good childhood rememberance, i will drop by again looking forward to more of the same, all the best in your writing Owen

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