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The Queen

Rating: 2.9

I have named you queen.
There are taller than you, taller.
There are purer than you, purer.
There are lovelier than you, lovelier.
But you are the queen.

When you go through the streets
No one recognizes you.
No one sees your crystal crown, no one looks
At the carpet of red gold

That you tread as you pass,
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Shaun Cronick 02 May 2020

Sometimes very rarely words are lost in translation, this does lose a tad or two. But its message still holds true.

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Laura Burns 10 May 2014

A better translation of the last stanza would be: Only you and I, love, Only you and I Hear it.

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Luce Darwin 21 April 2013

I can't tell you how much I wish this was written for me.

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