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If Only To Reflect
by Victoria Taylor Murray

Thursday, August 28, 2003

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This poem is dedicated to all the daydreamers in the world, (such as myself.)


~Sometimes I like to be alone
if only to reflect

I think about what's going on
deep inside myself

I think about what was
and can never be again

Like the time when I was five
and Troy Butler pulled my hair

My first date,
first kiss,
walking down the aisle

My first child,
his first smile,
first tooth,
and first few baby steps

I think about many things
from the past to the present

I toss in a dream or two
my own little slice of heaven

MY favorite, my own little hideaway
on some far off secluded island

I stop, reflect, do I dare compare
my past dreams to those of the present?

Have I changed? Grownup?
Apparently not entirely

I still enjoy daydreaming as much today
as I did at the young tender age of eleven~

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Reviewed by Lois Christensen 5/12/2008
Daydreams bring us in to focus and lead us to what we want from this world. Nothing wrong with day dreaming. Miracles can always happen.
Reviewed by alejapoet@aol.com Bennett 6/29/2006
WOW I DO THIS SO OFTEN AND HAVE BEEN DOING IT ALL MY LIFE BECAUSE IT WAS SO HARD AND I STILL DO IT. MAYBE THAT IS WHY I AM SUCH A WRITER FOR I DREAM AND IMAGINE SO MUCH.
Reviewed by Regis Auffray 4/17/2005
I am a daydreamer too, Victoria. So, in a sense, that makes us a "kindred spirit." Thank you for sharing this offering. Love and peace to you. Regis
Reviewed by George Carroll 10/29/2003
So do I Victoria. Thanks for a lovely write.

Hugs
George
Reviewed by OnepoetGem *the Poetic Rapper 10/12/2003
enjoyed this victoria. I love to dream and daydream. Dreams are like watching a tv in your own head. They play out our loves, hates, fears etc. Daydreaming gives me a way to fantasize on things I want or life events of joy and riches. tkc G
Reviewed by Ashraf Goreja (Reader) 9/15/2003
It is an excellent write, Victoria. Best reflection of thoughts in romantic way.

Greetings.

Goreja.com
Reviewed by Birdie Houston 9/7/2003
Very good write !
Reviewed by Ian Thorpe 8/30/2003
Lord Byron said "poetry is emotions reflected at leisure." I think you hasve captured that sentiment here
Reviewed by Regina Pounds 8/28/2003
perfectly wonderful! what would life be without daydreams?
Reviewed by Kate Clifford 8/28/2003
Beautiful write from one daydreamer to another :-)
Reviewed by Gwen Dickerson 8/28/2003
Very nice! I also like the picture!
Reviewed by Sandie Angel 8/28/2003
Lovely write, Victoria!...I think I'm the biggest dreamer...Heehee!

May Lu a.k.a. Sandie Angel :o)
Reviewed by La Belle Rouge (Reader) 8/28/2003
A wonderful reflection, a pleasure to read.
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