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Rain as opposed to Heat...
by Ed Matlack
Sunday, June 13, 2010
Rated "G" by the Author.
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From darkened clouds,

It does fall on partying crowds,

Cleaning the air & knocking down the dust,

Creating, but not quite right away, rust…


Thunder, lightening & heavy drops,

Could be this storm may be for us the tops,

Thunderhead clouds billowing so high,

Like feeling wet tears when heaven does cry…


High humidity & even higher heat,

Don’t walk on the street, bad for feet,

Then the cooling rain does approach from the west,

Welcome to join us it is, yes a MOST welcome guest…



© ed ~ 5/13/10

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Reviewed by Jackie (Micke) Jinks 6/15/2010
Sounds good to me, Ed...both the rain and your po'try! Think I'll turn on my sprinklers and go sit 'neath 'em, since rain keeps side-steppin' around me :o) Just too dang hot!!
Blessings and Love - Micke
Reviewed by Kate Burnside 6/14/2010
... makes me think of Woodstock, or, closer to home, Glastonbury Festivals - seriously, year on year it just gets totally DELUGED and I have never seen rain like it. Good for wellington boot sales but a total no-no for the amps and electrical equipment. No, rain and rust never do sleep.... as dear old Neil Young constantly reminds us... Like dewdrops on a parched tongue so this write is... could do with a few more rays this way, myself... if you're fed up with them, that is... xxx
Reviewed by Roger Ochs 6/14/2010
The rain in Spain stays mainly in the plain.
Reviewed by Kathy Armijo 6/14/2010
Albuquerque is hot and dry. What we wouldn't give for some refreshing rain, not buckets - just enough to not have to water for a few days.

God bless you,
Reviewed by Karen Vanderlaan 6/14/2010
love the relief of rain!
Reviewed by Georg Mateos 6/14/2010
If you go sunbathing...rain will be kind of pain in you know what!

EDvard(k) Ole Brother

Reviewed by Liana Margiva 6/14/2010
VERY NICE!!!!!!!!!!!!! I LOVE IT!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! Liana Margiva
Reviewed by Mr. Ed 6/14/2010
The Cooling Rain - truly a marvelous gift when it's hot and muggy. Rain On!
Reviewed by Sandie Angel 6/13/2010
When it's too hot, then the rain becomes a welcome guest, for it cools everything down.

Sandie Angel :o)
Reviewed by Regis Auffray 6/13/2010
Rain can indeed be a most soothing presence, Ed; and it is needed in many parts of this world right now. Love and peace,

Reviewed by Patrick Granfors 6/13/2010
Nothing like a good rain to break the humidity. Patrick
Reviewed by Amber Moonstone 6/13/2010
Ed, We are on the same wavelength, I wrote a poem about teardrops and rain this morning...Yes rain is cleansing and refreshing..Mother Nature's tears of healing...

Much peace, love and light,
Amber "V"

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