Theodora (Theo) Onken

Gold Star - 25,109 Points (Washington State)

Seattle- -1975- -1979 - Poem by Theodora (Theo) Onken

Upon this back veranda of life
'Neath a canopy of shimmering stars
In an indelible heat of fire
Comes an echo of YOUR name from afar;

Upon this day of our Summer
Our love deepens as the fathomless sea
Come let us touch our tomorrows
Upon a distant and awaiting hill of: ' Meantto be? '

Perhaps 'tis in our Athens...
Where the Aegean 'tis forever blue
But it makes no difference, my darling...
For 'i am' the Hill Of Acropolis loving only you;

By, Theodora Onken

Remembering with love
My Father

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  • Brian Jani (5/15/2014 3:50:00 AM)

    Theodora What a fantastic poem (Report) Reply

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Poem Submitted: Tuesday, February 5, 2013

Poem Edited: Wednesday, February 6, 2013

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