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It’s Moments (poem)

Updated on January 31, 2013

It’s beating it’s beating

It’s message repeating

The moments are fleeting

A fact so unseating

That from it retreating

It’s beating it’s beating

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But faced with the meeting

Its beating its beating

Ourselves we’re competing

Our grace waits completing

As seconds depleting

It’s beating it’s beating

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Just what are we cheating

Retreating defeating

When dreams await greeting

And passions are heating

A question entreating

It’s beating it’s beating

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The moments are fleeting

It’s beating it’s beating

Its warning repeating

It’s beating it’s beating

And what are we cheating

It’s beating it’s beating

It’s beating it’s beating

It’s beating


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      K.A.E Grove 4 years ago from Australia

      You could almost dance to the rhythm that pours out of this poem, a marvellous work of art that captures not just the heart but the imagination

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      picklesandrufus 4 years ago from Virginia Beach, Va

      Oh how smoothly this poem flowed. Great work!!

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      Jamie Lee Hamann 4 years ago from Reno NV

      -ing is hard to work with, but it is an incredible way to speed the beat to a frantic tempo. Jamie

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      Olde Cashmere 4 years ago from Michigan, United States

      One of your finest works Mhatter, really enjoyed this. Voting up and rating beautiful and interesting.

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      Gypsy Rose Lee 4 years ago from Riga, Latvia

      And my heart beats in refrain...

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      Dianna Mendez 4 years ago

      The heart is what keeps us going and as long as we hear the beat all is fine. Very well said and lovely.

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      Eiddwen 4 years ago from Wales

      Once again you create a gem .

      Have a wonderful wekend my friend.

      Eddy.

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      Ruby Jean Fuller 4 years ago from Southern Illinois

      And the beat goes on and on and on. Beautiful! The video rhythm completes this piece. Thank you...

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      Deb Hirt 4 years ago from Stillwater, OK

      I like this, because no matter what happens, the heart continues to beat...

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      Rosemary Sadler 4 years ago from Hawkes Bay - NewZealand

      Love the rythm of this poem, love the music too.

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      Devika Primić 4 years ago from Dubrovnik, Croatia

      The heart goes on through all times thanks for this poem.

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      Linda Crist 4 years ago from Central Virginia

      You know that I'm not a poet and I understand so little of the tehnique. But, I know what I like and this was was great. I love the rythm and rhyme and when the pace picked up I felt the anticipation building. This one was really lovely MH.

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      Faith Reaper 4 years ago from southern USA

      Makes one's heart beat faster and faster! Lovely music.

      Voted up +++ sharing.

      God bless. In His Love, Faith Reaper

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      Jim Higgins 4 years ago from Eugene, Oregon

      What great rythm and percussion witht the words when combined with that beat! Great!