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message 1: by Emily Ann (last edited May 03, 2014 06:31AM) (new)

Emily Ann | 78 comments I am a tree
That lonely sound
Sending whispers through the ground

I was brought in by the wind
That blew by you
Untwining old and weaving new

I saw your lover
When he turned away
After you had called to stay

I raised my arms
To catch the rain
That desperately tried to drench your pain

And when the clouds
Had given up
I watched the rivers they had sculpt

I saw the eager stars
Crowd up
Filling the sky like a cup

And for those hours
Nothing stirred
And I saw her longing sadness cured

As I stood
I watched time go
Watched it sow rapture,bliss or woe

I saw the summer
Pass me by
And I saw it slowly die

I saw the fall
tumble down
swirling leaves, like a gown

I saw the winter
Grow so cold
Under it's weight I began to fold

And at last I
Felt the hope of spring
And the warmth that it would bring


message 2: by Roxanne (new)

Roxanne Shriver (roxannexshriver) I like it! :)


message 3: by Emily Ann (new)

Emily Ann | 78 comments Thank you!


message 4: by Roxanne (new)

Roxanne Shriver (roxannexshriver) You're welcome. ^w^


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