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Saturday 7th

Today I am a tree, I stand here before you for all to see

My years of standing in one place has meant that I have a lot of memories

of what was, and can ponder on what will be

I know that as the seasons come and go, my history

is in plain view for all to see

my wounds have healed, and many of my arms have been broken

or been taken from me, yet I am patient for I know

that with the passing of time I will return to the earth/ Universe

Meanwhile, I will stand and wait for someone to notice me

I was strong and beautiful in my youth, my outer body is now

textured, my open wounds portraits of my many experiences

I salute you dear friend as you pass by and give thanks

that you did come by to spend time in my garden, my patch on this Universe.

May many blessings of the day shower your life with joy and happiness

Please come again, there may be less of my physical self,

but, always, my spirit will be here to greet you.

PL Precept # 11 Always be with God

Forever, always…..Q

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Comments on: "Saturday 7th" (13)

  1. This is beautiful, both tree and image. Good morning to you. With the warmer temps, I got out early with the camera.

  2. ❤ Beautiful thoughts. HUGS

  3. The Liberty Statue Tree!

  4. So beautifully expressed, and the image just brings it all home. Wonderful post – thank you.

  5. It looks as if the tree is holding up its hand. Expressive words 🙂

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