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For Robin on his Birthday '04

by Pujakins

Steeple bells rang the hour. I thought of you.
This day you came into the world
trailing your beauty, glorious beauty you hurled
with wild abandon everywhere.
Too soon the bells were hushed and stilled
for you, too great of heart to be
limited to this mortal flesh set your spirit free

The years toll on, and I grow older,
my blood grows colder, moving slower,
while you remain unchanged to me.
And yet somewhere beyond my knowing
you grow on. One day when I am free to follow
I will discover you beyond the reach of years,
amidst the sound of Heaven's chimes unfolding still





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Re: For Robin on his Birthday '04 (Score: 1 )
by flowergirl on Thursday, January 12, 2012 (14:27:06)
Just beautiful!! I love your reading your poems. You are a great talent and friend. Thanks. Very Happy

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    Re: For Robin on his Birthday '04 (Score: 1 )
    by Pujakins on Thursday, January 12, 2012 (21:27:10)
    This is part of a sequence of poems I have written over the years since Robin died. I am working on. Thank you for your kind words. I appreciate them more than I can say.
    Warm thoughts and a hug, Tasha

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Re: For Robin on his Birthday '04 (Score: 1 )
by Zbird on Thursday, January 12, 2012 (16:14:20)
oh my friend! this is so beautiful it brought a lump to my throat and a tear to my eye. what a lovely lovely write!

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    Re: For Robin on his Birthday '04 (Score: 1 )
    by Pujakins on Thursday, January 12, 2012 (21:29:03)
    Thank you sweet Bonnie, for sharing your moving response to my poem. I do appreciate your kind words. With joyful wishes and a hug, Tasha

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Re: For Robin on his Birthday '04 (Score: 1 )
by maryanns on Thursday, January 12, 2012 (22:28:40)
Simply beautiful... my heart goes out to you, Tasha.
Bless your heart and Robin's too, Mary Ann

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    Re: For Robin on his Birthday '04 (Score: 1 )
    by Pujakins on Saturday, January 14, 2012 (23:58:11)
    Thank you so much. I appreciate your lovely comment and your sweet sympathy. Love and blessings, I return the compliment--loved your latest. Tasha

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Re: For Robin on his Birthday '04 (Score: 1 )
by deepali on Friday, January 13, 2012 (00:01:49)
Beautifully written....touching!
regards,
D.

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Re: For Robin on his Birthday '04 (Score: 1 )
by starstruck13 on Friday, January 13, 2012 (08:32:34)
this poem is beautiful in every way

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    Re: For Robin on his Birthday '04 (Score: 1 )
    by Pujakins on Sunday, January 15, 2012 (00:05:59)
    Thanks you so much for your kind comment and for stopping by. I have just returned from your poetry. Welcome to our little group. This is a fun place to play and enjoy. Warm Wishes, Tasha

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Re: For Robin on his Birthday '04 (Score: 1 )
by kylebank on Friday, January 13, 2012 (13:03:34)
what a loving, heartfelt poem.

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    Re: For Robin on his Birthday '04 (Score: 1 )
    by Pujakins on Sunday, January 15, 2012 (00:09:37)
    Thank you so much for your kind comment and for stopping by. I appreciate you so much! Warmly, Tasha

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Re: For Robin on his Birthday '04 (Score: 1 )
by misty678 on Friday, January 13, 2012 (16:13:41)
Beautiful write

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    Re: For Robin on his Birthday '04 (Score: 1 )
    by Pujakins on Sunday, January 15, 2012 (00:13:42)
    Thank you you are so kind. Hugs and Blessings, Tasha

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Re: For Robin on his Birthday '04 (Score: 1 )
by butterflyzrfree on Thursday, February 16, 2012 (08:37:39)
Tasha this is beautiful and deeply moving.

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    Re: For Robin on his Birthday '04 (Score: 1 )
    by Pujakins on Tuesday, February 21, 2012 (23:28:02)
    Thank you Gail, I appreciate your comment and your stopping by to read my poem. It is true, and truth is the fragrance of the flower that is the poem. I think that truth resonates well in poetry. Love and a hug, Tasha

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