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Ode to a Waterfall
by Bobbi Ann Duffy

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My heart sighs with pleasure as I look upon your grace.

How my soul has longed to find this holy place,

And watch your cascading flow give birth to healing rainbows;

Godís promises that wipe away all of lifeís petty hurts and woes,

And smell the fragrant flowers nourished by your loving mist

Blooming in the supple earth by your magic kissed.

To hear the thundering whisper of lifeís quickening essence

Come tumbling down from the heights to find its absolute quintessence.

Would that I could laze my days within your life giving bower,

And taste forever the delicate freshness of your purifying power.


Copyright 2004 Bobbi Duffy





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Reviewed by Janet Bellinger
Your images bring the waterfall very close. Well done.

Janet Bellinger
Reviewed by Justareader Offinework (Reader)
Peaceful and serene. I enjoyed this lovely written piece, Bobbi.

Reviewed by Abdi-Noor Mohamed (Eagle Of Hope)
A tribute to a waterfalls. Thanks for sharing.
Reviewed by Jill Eisnaugle
Welcome back, Bobbi. This is profoundly beautiful. I love to watch waterfalls. They are truly one of life's most impressive joys and pleasures.
Fantastic write.
Jill :)
Reviewed by Marjorie Coogle (Reader)
"taste forever the delicate freshness of your purifying power."
This is so powerful and so beautiful.

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