Bob and Alex Eichen

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Summer Man In Winter - Poem by Bob and Alex Eichen

This poem written by Alexander Eichen

I knew a summer man in winter
With hair of gold and eyes of silver
And where he walked the sun grew dimmer
I knew a summer man in winter

In the month just past December
The summer man withdrew forever
We hadn't spoke since-can't remember
In the month just past December

I knew a summer man in winter
And when the snow drops slow and tender
I see his eyes in the falling glimmer
I knew summer man in winter

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Comments about Summer Man In Winter by Bob and Alex Eichen

  • (8/18/2007 5:45:00 PM)

    Alex, What an excellent poem, I wish I had written that.
    And Bob - well produced. Best regards, Sean
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Poem Submitted: Thursday, August 9, 2007

Poem Edited: Sunday, March 27, 2011


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