Jimmy Reed


The tree


Watching a great tree,
That tree covered
With fragrant flowers,
Riveting all eyes upon it,
Or
Watching a great tree,
That tree heavily laden
With luscious fruits,
Sending its sweet odor
Attracting myriads of creatures to it,
Enjoying its tasty,
Or
Being like a tree,
That tree generous and noble.

Submitted: Thursday, October 15, 2009

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