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A Halloween Dream....


Dancing At Midnight
By La Belle Rouge

The perfect autumn evening
graced with a cool breeze
all around us falling leaves

The orchestra plays that waltz
we danced to on our wedding day.
Once again your arms surround me
as we move perfectly together
under a rotund Southern moon.
The summer roses are withered
but the mums are in bloom.
Our garden still invites romance.

You are handsome in gray uniform
but the sword at your side
is a grim reminder of the brutal war
you must return to at sunrise.
The night is eerily quiet except
for the music and our conversation.
No candles burn in the house windows.
Somewhere in the distance we hear
the lonely howl of a solitary dog.

Our feet never touch the ground
as we blend with the music.
“Free them,” I whisper in your ear.
“They will be freed anyway.
No need of slaves when the war ends.
Free them or we’re both dead”
“Yes we are, we are already dead,”
I hear you reply as together we
slowly fade away into the black night.

The perfect autumn evening
a cool breeze, falling leaves
and shadows dancing at midnight


10/24/2007 La Belle Rouge

“Poetry, Whispers Of The Unknown”


Music "Moonlight Sonata"
  

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Reviewed by Tinka Boukes
Hauntingly beautiful La Belle!!

Happy Halloween !!

Love Tinka
Reviewed by William Bonilla
A Huntingly beautiful write LaBelle
Yes Beware I will soon be attending your Halloween Ball
If You be there from me there is no plcae to hide
So be wise keep your back to the wall, "if You Know What I Mean"
Allow no man to creep up on you HA! HA! HA! HA! HA!

D'Artagnan
Reviewed by Poetess of The Soul Sheila G
This is such a lovely haunting dreamy write Belle!
Sweetly done and filled with loves enchantment and worries!
WArmly, Warrior Purple Lady Sheeeoox

STay Positive!
Reviewed by Carole Mathys
...hauntingly beautiful, Belle

Carole~
Reviewed by Edward Lupinacci
The perfect autumn evening for the perfect expression of a tender love
Exceptional if I must say so myself

Loved this
Reviewed by Kathy Armijo
Ghosts of times past. Shadows dancing at midnight. The premise and poem is romantic, but melancholic.

Loved it. The music is haunting and a perfect match for your words.

Kathy
Reviewed by Ann Scarborough
Sissy, this is chillingly beautiful. Gave me the shivers.
Love,
annie
Reviewed by Paul Berube
Belle,

Beautiful and Haunting.
Reviewed by Karen Lynn Vidra, The Texas Tornado
Beautiful write, Belle; brava!

(((HUGS))) and much love, your friend in Tx., Karen Lynn. :D
Reviewed by Georg Mateos
M'lady, that all the southern magnolies find refuge in your hair and your skin be soft as and with the essence of ripe peaches, hoping that your rosa laced kerchief dry from my brow the last tears of battle exhaustion so I will be fresh to dance with m'lady long after the rooster welcome the sun.
Yours
Colonel Georg Edvard
Reviewed by Ted Bossis
Sense of beauty~love & illumination ~ Ted
Reviewed by Karla Dorman, The StormSpinner
La Belle,

This is beautiful. :)

(((HUGS))) and love, Karla.
Reviewed by Felix Perry
This is unique and a testament to both history and romance...as the South fell so did a way of life not only slavery but of great romantic dreams however paid for...

Fee
Reviewed by Mr. Ed
Quite Captivating, La Belle!

PS I've reserved about a dozen dance cards for you and Edvard!
Reviewed by Chuck Keller
Ghosts of the past... You've managed to blend history, romance and mystery in this one. Your poetic mind is a thing of wonder.
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