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Gazing at people

On the beach... in breaking waves

Some hand in hand barefoot in the sand

Just what I am going through

They will never understand

Some try to tell me…

My thoughts they cannot defend

“Just what you want to be 

You will be at the end” 

Yeah right… 

I have unwritten letters in my heart

That’s never been send before

But now through my poetry

Was send to you at last!!

With these eyes of mine

I have missed the beauty of love

The beauty in truth was never mine

 I missed out in time

Oh! The beauty of loving you

Yes I love you yes I do

You are my wildest dreams

The day beneath the stars

The hope and prayer that

The universe will be ours

Wish I could be in your heart

This very moment

I wish I could be your eyes!!

Looking back

Gazing at people

On the beach

Alone in




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Reviewed by A Serviceable Villain 12/26/2004

Profoundly excellent my friend - you are a poetess supreme!!

Best to you,

Reviewed by Kate Clifford 12/9/2004
Very sad and I echo Earla's thoughts.
Reviewed by Karla Dorman, The StormSpinner 12/8/2004

hope you're feeling stronger soon--this one brings the reader (me) to tears

(((HUGS))) and love, karla. :(
Reviewed by Peter Paton 12/8/2004
Very sorrowful and poignant piece ..Tinka...
Resilience is a good quality to develope in times of adversity...
Reviewed by Carole Mathys 12/8/2004
Reviewed by jude forese 12/7/2004
excellent continuity in this poem ... both you and i love the beach and where it allows us to wander ....
Reviewed by Phillip William Allen 12/7/2004
A hit the heart pen Tinka
Reviewed by William Bonilla 12/7/2004
a heartfelt powerful write

William & peace
Reviewed by Al Swanson (Reader) 12/7/2004
this was very, and quite touching Tinka, says so much lady, Al
Reviewed by Ed Matlack 12/7/2004
Yes it is sad, but the beach can bring smiles, so can watching people, they do such funny things every now and then...Keep Smiling the best you can...Ed & Rufuz
Reviewed by Nordette Adams 12/7/2004
A sad one, Tinks. Keep writing.
Reviewed by Denise Edwards 12/7/2004
A very special poem, Tinka! Deeply felt pain and love in this.
Reviewed by Faye Enno (Reader) 12/7/2004
Sad and powerful write!
Reviewed by Karen Lynn Vidra, The Texas Tornado 12/7/2004
so sad, tinks; i pray for you every day! i pray you find the peace and happiness in which you seek; turn to Jesus; He'll help you through your sadness! wonderful write!
Reviewed by La Belle Rouge (Reader) 12/7/2004
Tinka this is truly exceptional, such vivid images and raw emotions.
Reviewed by E T Waldron 12/7/2004
This is too sad for words Tinka! I wish you joy my friend and hope you find it soon!
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