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The Familiar Voice (tanka)

Updated on September 9, 2013

They mourned at the loss

Of someone who had changed their lives

On that cloudy day

But echoing from mirrors

They felt a familiar voice


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      Deb Hirt 4 years ago from Stillwater, OK

      It is said that a voice can pass through anything.

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      Gypsy Rose Lee 4 years ago from Riga, Latvia

      They pass on yet remain with us.

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      tobusiness 4 years ago

      Where there's love, the voice will remain. touching and beautiful.

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      Victor W. Kwok 4 years ago from Hawaii

      Sad but beautiful.

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      Bronwen Scott-Branagan 4 years ago from Victoria, Australia

      Gone, but the voice and the words linger on.

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      DJ Anderson 4 years ago

      Nope! I don't get it, and I am not ashamed to admit it.

      You've got me on this one, Martin.


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      Eiddwen 4 years ago from Wales

      Wonderful once again Martin.


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      Faith Reaper 4 years ago from southern USA

      Very profound and thought-provoking piece here.

      Have a lovely day there in SF.

      God bless, Faith Reaper