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Rest Assured (tanka)

Updated on September 21, 2013

As he closed his eyes

He rested assured in this

There on the shoulders

Of the people that he touched

Will carry him to ever


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      Bronwen Scott-Branagan 4 years ago from Victoria, Australia

      Is that the hopeful poet - wishing his words would be carried along forever? Interesting.

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      Victor W. Kwok 4 years ago from Hawaii

      Simple but deep, beautiful and full of meaning.

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      Richard Ricky Hale 4 years ago from West Virginia

      Deep and beautiful Mhatter99. Hopefully one can touch many in their time. Voted up, awesome, beautiful, shared on FB.