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Saturday, June 20, 2009


From the mountains
I've yearned to hear
Echoes from my soul
Through yesteryears

Whispers of the Eternal promise

But I can only stay
A step or two

10 comments:

Devika said...

Oh, its deep...
how do we know how long we stay, but can't we all live and love the maximum till then?

& then the soul eternally longs for all good friends, our love....and it stays Lorraine...in our words, through generations,

love,
dev

Brian Miller said...

like the warm covers on a cold winter day, we long to stay but get pulled away. beautiful thoughts Lorraine. Dropped you an award at my place!

valbrussell said...

What a haunting verse and so full of individual interpretations. The best poetry is always this way.

Gillena Cox said...

"But I can only stay
A step or two"

i do so appreciate the humility in your closing stanza

much love
gillena

Michael Rawluk said...

"Whispers of the eternal promise" - beautiful.

Lorraine said...

Beautiful comment Dev, thanks sweetie :)

What a sweet comment Brian, and what can I say about your generosity, thanks so much :)

I appreciate that Val, very much, thanks always :)

What a lovely comment, thanks very much Gillena :)

Thanks Michael, for the smile :)

RBroeker said...

Yes. The last two lines are great: live means development.

Best wishes
Ralf

Lorraine said...

Thanks very much Ralf ;)

gautami tripathy said...

Mountains assimilate
mountains give back
yet they hold secrets
we can't fathom.

Lorraine said...

Oh I like that Gautami, see how I'm letting go of ego lol thanks very much ;)