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A Slow Dance
by Susan K. de Vegter
Wednesday, July 11, 2007
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In regressing here this evening
Thinking over days gone by
Living life with dignity
Taking stress in stride
I've found that unimportant things
Were given up to chance
For details are a memory
I settled for a slow dance
To taste the heady passions
To smell the blooming flowers
To climb a tree when I chose
Get soaked in April showers
To take a trip to Europe
Having never left my home
With a Gypsy spirit antsy
My curiousity roamed
I met the rich and famous
I felt the desert air
I tripped the light fantastic
Because I have no fear
In case you might be wondering
Why I took such chance
Those details now are memoriea
As I opted for a slow dance.

Susan Kathryn de Vegter
copyright 2006

Mississippi Crow Magazine
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Reviewed by Art Sun 7/15/2007
Memories can turn to a dance and even more so those memories within a slow dance can place one within numerous memories more...

nice.....

Art Sun....
Reviewed by LadyJtalks LadyJzTalkZone (Reader) 7/12/2007
Slow dancing can do that. Nice write. lady j
Reviewed by Tinka Boukes 7/12/2007
A beautiful offering....thanks for sharing again!!

Love Tinka
Reviewed by Barbara Smith 7/11/2007
Susan, this dance is oh so beautiful...having the ability to live life in a more simple and relaxed manner is great! It is sweeter when we realize we have opted for a slower dance. This is an exceptional write.
Reviewed by D Johnson 7/11/2007
Thank you for this dance, it is simply beautiful.

Thanks,
Dan
Reviewed by Tiana Jett (Reader) 7/11/2007
I remember this one, Susan ... loved it then and truly appreciate it even more now ... hugs - Tiana
Reviewed by F William Broome 7/11/2007
Done that, too...
not yet with you.
The slower the dance,
Faster hearts prance

Your poem is a lovely thing...
no matter when displayed.
- Bill
Reviewed by Mr. Ed 7/11/2007
I remember this one, and it's a lovely slow dance.
Reviewed by Felix Perry 7/11/2007
As I get older the more I appreciate the beauty and the connection of the slow waltz. It is passion joined to music what better way to show love.

Fee
Reviewed by Victor Buhagiar (Reader) 7/11/2007
And who doesn't love a slow dance, soft music, dim lights and that lazy slide on the dance floor. Great as usual. Victor
Reviewed by richard cederberg 7/11/2007
Excellent flow and message Belle. And always better a slow dance than a wheelchair. Blessings and Light to you dear friend ...
Richard
Reviewed by Karla Dorman, The StormSpinner 7/11/2007
Susan,

Great the first time around; great the second time around; a beautiful dance of poetry. Well done.

(((HUGS))) and love, Karla.
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