Sally Plumb Plumb

Silver Star - 3,654 Points (23 9 1940 / Haverhill Suffolk England)

Headstones - Poem by Sally Plumb Plumb

soaked bones,
in the dead earth,
roots whisper,

Their silent voices
repeat -
we are your ancestors
and we laid still
until your coming.
Now we unite
in grave terms
that will always
be hours
of time and history,
and symbols
on stones
that mark
our coming and going.

Sally Plumb

Comments about Headstones by Sally Plumb Plumb

  • (6/4/2010 11:33:00 AM)

    ‘…we laid still/until your coming.’

    Indeed sad and ‘true-to-heart’…feeling…like ‘painfully yours’
    Ms. Nivedita
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  • (3/9/2010 7:41:00 AM)

    you have summed up that feeling...N (Report) Reply

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Poem Submitted: Saturday, March 14, 2009

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