James McLain

Gold Star - 41,688 Points (1958 - / From Tampa Florida And Still Living Near By)

If I Lay Still - Poem by James McLain

If I lay still.

Can it ever be again
as when it was,

I love it still.

Sleeping still
I lay awake.

Untill dawn comes
and gently moves the covered colors
as the shadow of what then it was,
now gone.

Comes back before it left,
because it was.

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Poem Submitted: Tuesday, September 7, 2010

Poem Edited: Tuesday, September 7, 2010

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