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In The Beginning

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In the beginning was the three-pointed star,
One smile of light across the empty face,
One bough of bone across the rooting air,
The substance forked that marrowed the first sun,
And, burning ciphers on the round of space,
Heaven and hell mixed as they spun.

In the beginning was the pale signature,
Three-syllabled and starry as the smile,
And after came the imprints on the water,

Stamp of the minted face upon the moon;
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COMMENTS OF THE POEM
Shaun Cronick 01 July 2019

You went too soon Dylan.Far too soon.Nos da Dylan.

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Edward Kofi Louis 31 July 2016

The Secret Brain! ! Thanks for sharing this poem with us.

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Savita Tyagi 31 July 2016

Wonderful expressions. Need to do another reading to enjoy.

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Brian Jani 26 April 2014

Awesome I like this poem, check mine oit

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Samuel Viner 16 September 2009

A very descriptive poem which depicts man's perceptions about his origins and evolution on this planet. I especially like the allusions to the holy trinity.

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