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A Hundred Thousand Times

Updated on July 31, 2013

A Hundred Thousand Times

The cool water flowing bubbling by my feet

Feeling such a peace and tranquility filling me up inside

How long had it been since I had been in this place

How truly long had it been


Breathing comes so easy in this place

The air has a crispness that is matched

Only by that of a warm apple pie


The breeze kissing the skin as it passes by

Playfully tossing leaves as it blows


I could live this day a hundred times


The harmony of nature

Bowing down before me

Gracefully showing how easy it is

Just to be


The sounds all around me filling my ears

With a splendor a symphony orchestra could only

Hope and attempt to achieve


My hair being tossed gently in the breeze

Tickling my face as it waves


I could live this day a thousand times


Frogs croaking in a harmonious pitch

A tempo to be taught

The sounds of birds fill the air

With a joyous tone as it reaches my ears


Pushing my hair behind my ear

The wind catching it and releasing it again

I will just let it be


Looking up to feel the sun

The warmth so welcomed on my face


I could live this day ten thousand times


Dipping my toes into the cool water

Feeling the current rush between my toes

Kicking my legs back and forth

How free do I feel


I lay back and watch the clouds

I see a shape or two

The sky is so bright today


Can this day be any more perfect?

Any more serene and peaceful?


I could live this day a hundred thousand times


~Bobbi Jo Davis

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      Jackie Lynnley 

      5 years ago from The Beautiful South

      Very good, I enjoyed this.

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