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A Little East Of Jordan

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A little East of Jordan,
Evangelists record,
A Gymnast and an Angel
Did wrestle long and hard—

Till morning touching mountain—
And Jacob, waxing strong,
The Angel begged permission

To Breakfast—to return—
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Andrew Blakemore 01 November 2019

Emily had a lovely grasp of poetry. Excellent work.

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Bill Cantrell 31 October 2019

And he limped happily ever after, I love the way this poetess penned this! A well deserved 10!

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Rajnish Manga 31 October 2019

An anecdote which is full of motivation. Lovely poem sweetly rhymed. Thanks.

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Savita Tyagi 31 October 2019

Such a beautiful poem created with biblical references.

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John Agandin 31 October 2019

What a beautiful rendition of a golden moment! Makes reading a pleasure!

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Edward Kofi Louis 31 October 2019

Strength! ! Blessing. Thanks for sharing this poem with us.

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Mahtab Bangalee 31 October 2019

beautiful poem///////////////////////

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Kingsley Egbukole 31 October 2019

A bible story poetically retold. Beautiful

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Dominic Windram 31 October 2019

Wonderfully witty and profound!

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Aniruddha Pathak 31 October 2019

This happens when evil is blessed by good... it spills all over his hood, a beautiful way of saying this. Lovely

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