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Jonathan Platt


Alone In The Night


I stood alone in the majestic silence of the night -
Just me, the earth, and the celestial light -
When appeared an uncharted star brightly burning,
Brighter than any had ever before shone.
And it was then I heard my soul's soft yearnings,
As it strained towards home.

Submitted: Tuesday, December 11, 2012
Edited: Thursday, January 24, 2013

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