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That Gaze, Once Turned

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That gaze, once turned
Smiles upon me forever.
Those eyes, once burned
As the stars never go out.
This earth, one keeps
Sunblest for day, though set
Yet in song; in perfume yet.
This earth, moreover
Clear for night, against Time's will
Still pain-assuaged; tranquil still.
Monday, July 1, 2019
Topic(s) of this poem: memory
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COMMENTS
Chinedu Dike 19 August 2020
Very passionate and amazing write. A work of an intricate mind.
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Cynthia Buhain-baello 03 January 2020
Superb eloquence and remarkable rhythm, profound thoughts expressed and vivid images painted. Bravo!
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james watkin 03 January 2020
Many thanks again Cynthia
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Tranquil Dawn 16 August 2019
I adored this brevity piece not only because the last verse mentioned one of my favorite words *grins* but because artistry was inked in every line.
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james watkin 16 August 2019
Oh many thanks again fellow poet. Wonderfully uplifting comments. For one who feels so small in this world!
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Bernard F. Asuncion 02 July 2019
A well crafted excellent poem, sir James....10++++
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james watkin 02 July 2019
Thanks again Bernard
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