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by Sally Odgers

Wednesday, April 02, 2003

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The nugget under the sands
Lay shallow in its grave
Its glitter lost in a myriad sparks
Where the sun made merry prisms of the waves
The eyes of those who sought the gold
Were dazzled by the shine
Uneasy lay the nugget
But it was left behind
Forever in the veil of sand
Illusion was its prison
While all above the sun struck waves
And made them merry prisms.

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Reviewed by Joseph* OneLight*® 4/3/2003
A thought-provoking piece. Forever is a long time. ~Joseph
Reviewed by the phantom pheonix (Reader) 4/2/2003
a chance lost is gone and what we dont see under the surface is the true treasure awesome job on pointing that out
Reviewed by na na (Reader) 4/2/2003
Sally, this is very good, but the nugget never knew it was dead. As a nugget it is in the full bloom of life. Bill
Reviewed by Bobbi Duffy 4/2/2003
lovely write, and so like life, those who look only on the surface never see the gold underneath.
Reviewed by Paul Berube 4/2/2003
Sally, this is awesome. Such a wonderful reflection.
Reviewed by Elizabeth Taylor (Reader) 4/2/2003
Nicely done.........
Reviewed by Larry Skahill (Reader) 4/2/2003
chances lost
lovely verse
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