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But A Dream
by Tinka Boukes
Sunday, May 29, 2005
Rated "G" by the Author.
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"But A Dream"

In darkened night
Those pale lips sing
Pale as the moonlight upon the shore
That voice of beauty… within a song
Like waves on a lonely shore
Now hear the voice call gently
Where do I belong?
Cold wind touch the lonely cheek
She cry… how lonely will I die she ask
How long will she deny the fact…
That his love… was only a silent act
Lonely pool on this windy shore
Pale moon cries no more
Now the voice of beauty
Rise upon the shore
A lonely cry…
Like the howling wind
Upon this silvery shore
Her dreams of hope
In darkened night
Like waves
Just rolled to shore
While pale lips sing
I love You

Copyright © 2005 Tinka Boukes

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Reviewed by Michael LaSalle 5/29/2007
WOW, breathtaking!, this poem here, heartwrenching, masterfully rendered, such a gloried vision, written with the depth of the soul, romace in essence, loved this piece tinka, you never cease to amaze me, mike
Reviewed by Dale Clark 5/30/2005
Some outstanding writing here Tinky!
This is beautiful yet sad somehow.
Reviewed by Poetess of The Soul Sheila G 5/30/2005
Sweeeeet imagery Tink- I like the way you let this Poem roll off your lips here- Let the tides appear in all their magesty-Wonderful Pict. too... Thank you~! HuGs,Sheee
Reviewed by L. Figgins 5/29/2005
A lonely and plaintive cry, Tinka. This write envelops us like the waves of the sea and rolls in and out of our psyche. Well done...
Reviewed by Roger Ochs 5/29/2005
A rip tide of romantic reverie. Sweetly done.
Reviewed by Felix Perry 5/29/2005
Tinka you are such a touchingly warm romantic that I believe the term romance must have been made with your heart in mind. Another beautiful piece my dear friend,
Reviewed by Sherry Heim 5/29/2005
This is a dream drenched in beauty, Tinka. What a wonderful poem this is.
Take care,
Reviewed by Handsum Hart 5/29/2005
Ah yes, but a dream, things often are, as surely I know.

Nice work

Peace and starlight
Reviewed by jude forese 5/29/2005
very moving, beautiful poem ... i easily became absorbed in this one ...
Reviewed by Ronald Hull 5/29/2005
Night vision pales the vibrant color of days, letting the cool meloncoly drift in.

Reviewed by E T Waldron 5/29/2005
Like the plaintiff song of the dove! Most beautiful poetry,Tinka!
Wonderful art and music, too!

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