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Request To A Year

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If the year is meditating a suitable gift,
I should like it to be the attitude
of my great- great- grandmother,
legendary devotee of the arts,

who having eight children
and little opportunity for painting pictures,
sat one day on a high rock
beside a river in Switzerland
and from a difficult distance viewed
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Mahtab Bangalee 22 January 2020
YEAR COMES AND GOES; SILENTLY PASSES AWAY THE TIME; BUT A MIND THERE LIVES MANY DESIRES, MANY HOPES, MANY PRAYERS; A CONNOISSEUR MIND ALWAYS PRAYS FOR THE FINE ART WHERE S/HE FINDS HER/HIS ULTIMATE HAPPINESS OF MOMENTS///GREATLY POEM PENNED
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Douglas Scotney 14 November 2019
philosophical grandmothers are the best
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Savita Tyagi 14 November 2019
Marvelous poem! Only a person who has gone through the experience can create a sketch such as the Greate grand ma did to be remembered for generations.
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Edward Kofi Louis 14 November 2019
Beside a river in Switzaland. Thanks for sharing this poem with us.
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Kumarmani Mahakul 14 November 2019
The scene is sketched very heartily by grandmother with beautiful request to the year. The year will definitely bring firmness with mothers day. A great poem is excellently penned. Reading such a poem of the day we feel glad.
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Mahtab Bangalee 14 November 2019
Nothing, it was evident, could be done; And with the artist's isolating eye // superb poetic expression
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M Asim Nehal 14 November 2018
Congrats for this wonderful poem. Great imagery.
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Bernard F. Asuncion 14 November 2018
Such a heartwarming poem by Judith Wright.....
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Rose Marie Juan-austin 14 November 2018
A great tribute and remembrance. So vividly depicted.
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Anil Kumar Panda 14 November 2018
A beautiful poem indeed. Loved it.
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