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Poetry Friday: 'Scaped by Stephen Crane

October 15th, 2010 (07:34 am)
thirsty

Current Mood: thirsty
Current Song: More Than Fine by Switchfoor

Once I knew a fine song,
-It is true, believe me,-
It was all of birds,
And I held them in a basket;
When I opened the wicket,
Heavens! they all flew away.
I cried, "Come back, Little Thoughts!"
But they only laughed.
They flew on
Until they were as sand
Thrown between me and the sky.

- 'Scaped by Stephen Crane

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Posted by: thepageflipper.blogspot.com (ext_139062)
Posted at: October 15th, 2010 10:03 pm (UTC)

I loooooove this.

Posted by: Little Willow (slayground)
Posted at: October 15th, 2010 10:16 pm (UTC)

Hi there! Isn't it lovely? (Sad, but lovely?)

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