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no crowds or cameras

bring stained glass and a breeze

no black party dress or hosiery

wear something bright and comfortable

forget mom's pearls and

grandma's rosary

no crowds or cameras

just resurrection

reflection

of a kindness

childlike responsibility

files of times

pick and choose

interested in the invisible

indifferent to all bigger than you and me

normal not normal

misunderstood

never tried to explain

or could

pause

praise be

our loss

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We buy a $120,000 hoiuse in El Cerrito, an incurable eavesdropper, lives of a beautiful girl and a fat boy in San Diego

bring stained glass and a breeze

no black party dress or hosiery

wear something bright and comfortable

forget mom's pearls and

grandma's rosary

no crowds or cameras

just resurrection

reflection

of a kindness

childlike responsibility

files of times

pick and choose

interested in the invisible

indifferent to all bigger than you and me

normal not normal

misunderstood

never tried to explain

or could

pause

praise be

our loss

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this is ssssssssoooooo good RZ...u my man are in a in depth poem mood and groove

good 4 u ...may this phase last forever...or the summer at least!!!

May 30, 2012

thanks !!!

May 30, 2012

You leave me speachless more often than not and I don't even know you. Absolutely marvelous, this poem is. Unbelievably pleased. Thank you very much for sharing this poem.

May 30, 2012

thank you - very much !

May 30, 2012

Your welcome.

Been thinking about your "our loss" closing and "normal-not normal". Made me think of these quotes:

"We are not broken, though we have broken open again and again." "There is only love. All else, repeated stories exhausting themselves." Rashani Rea

May 30, 2012

4 both u a R2S

“Hope” is the thing with feathers – That perches in the soul – And sings the tune without the words – And never stops — at all –

May 30, 2012

oh to be a child again, and run through the fields with my kite. nice

June 2, 2012

ts - nice image / thought

June 4, 2012

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