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~A sestina~

The fields are filled only with emptiness.
The shapes of men, now claimed by Death,
lie still. Upon this
" A tiny poem for your muse:


There... Now, imminent... Yet, transcendent... Then, just a memory and me.


From my book "Defining Moments of Poetry,"
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Formalism in Ethics and Non-Formal Ethics of Values OSI by Manfred S. Frings
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Dean Fidan added a status update: Must read this one! ... HENRY WADSWORTH LONGFELLOW: "The Spanish Jew's Second Tale; SCANDERBEG [aka SKANDERBEG, KING OF ALBANIA (15TH CENTURY)]" ...
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The Time Traveler's Wife by Audrey Niffenegger
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Utopia by Thomas More
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Poems and Other Writings by Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
"I have this in my poetry collection—so no one else will have too. Don’t worry. I’ve read all of the really good stuff for you. The rest I’ve ripped out.

“Her rattling shrouds, all sheathed in ice,
With the masts went by the board;
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“Unless a nation's life faces peril, war is murder.”
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“To see me does not necessarily mean to see my face. To understand my thoughts is to have seen me.”
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“Sovereignty is not given, it is taken.”
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Description: A collection of 92 poems that are thought provoking as well as inspirational, with a large portion of Haiku/Hokku style wonderful mini poems. ! Available w/my autograph, email me !
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