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Distant Sunsets (tanka)

Updated on January 30, 2015

Shadows came to play

Where flowers once had their way

Those far away days

Which in our hearts still blazes

As we gaze distant sunsets


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      Gypsy Rose Lee 4 years ago from Riga, Latvia

      Voted up and awesome. Love this as much as the first time I read it.

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      Deb Hirt 4 years ago from Stillwater, OK

      Memories can come from so many things that will trigger them.

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      travmaj 4 years ago from australia

      This is sad and touching Martin - great image to reflect those evocative words.

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      DJ Anderson 4 years ago

      A sad but beautifully poignant poem.

      You certainly have a way with words, Martin.

      Happy Easter, my friend.

      DJ.