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Talking Xx

Rating: 2.9

And then a scholar said, "Speak of Talking."

And he answered, saying:

You talk when you cease to be at peace with your thoughts;

And when you can no longer dwell in the solitude of your heart you live in your lips, and sound is a diversion and a pastime.

And in much of your talking, thinking is half murdered.

For thought is a bird of space, that in a cage of words many indeed unfold its wings but cannot fly.
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Nudershada Cabanes 23 August 2017

Beautiful is an understatement for this poem. It captures the heart.

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* Sunprincess * 10 August 2015

..........an excellent write with much wisdom ?

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