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NINE / ELEVEN - SIX YEARS ON
by Barbara Elizabeth Mercer

Thursday, September 13, 2007
Rated "G" by the Author.
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Remembering a lover's call.

The thin thread

Of memory

Returns

To tie

Parcel - package

Of thoughts

Which remain

Securely in

The camera

Of souls

Sounds - images

Ringing of telephone's

Insistence

His voice far away

Shared shock

Breathless silence

As we view

Second plane

Crushing into tower

Concerned - holding of breath

For the safety

Of cherished friendship

Of a long ago lover

In the towers of finance

Holding hands

Holding the thread

Of that day

NINE / ELEVEN / 2001



(c) Barbara Elizabeth Mercer 2007





  

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Reviewed by Steve Ralph 10/12/2007
Barbara, this is brilliant, heart renching and tender, a beautiful tribute to a terrible time, thank you for sharing it.
Steve
Reviewed by Karen Palumbo 9/14/2007
A most heartfelt tribute to all who were killed that horrific day of days, for all those injured, for their families and for our country. May God Bless all.....

Be safe,
Karen
Reviewed by Chantilly Lace (Reader) 9/14/2007
Wonderful writing,enjoyed...Hugsssss
Reviewed by Karla Dorman, The StormSpinner 9/13/2007
Barbara,

A powerful longing in heartbroken lines: you capture the loss in vivid detail. Well done, and thank you for remembering. NEVER forget.

(((HUGS))) and love, Karla.
Reviewed by chris stienstra 9/13/2007
Wonderfully written and captures the intensity of emotions felt that day. Thank you
Best regards,
Chris
Reviewed by William Bonilla 9/13/2007
An outstanding write Barbar
Peace be with you
Great to see you again, welcome back

Love & Peace
William
Reviewed by Joyce Devenish 9/13/2007
Beautiful write Barbara. Best wishes...JDM
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