derrick foster

Rookie - 50 Points (8/6/1969 / arkansas)

Smiling sky


Tonight the sky smiled
for all to see for miles and miles
to watch this happen; a glowing grin

tonight the sky smiles
this scene appeared quite wild
out shined the stars viewed from afar

tonight the sky smiled
the eve shown fair: an illuminated picture
oh so rare

we gaze in awe
at this magnificent sight
a wonder raised so high and bright

Tonight the sky smiled
a picture so pure and pristine
hardly a vivid imagination could glean

tonight the sky smiled
assuredly it would seem
this grinning power must be a waking dream

Submitted: Thursday, May 16, 2013
Edited: Wednesday, September 11, 2013
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