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Jane M. Wallace

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The Guardian
by Jane M. Wallace
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Having been to Scotland, there is no way, I couldn't write a poem about "Nessie".

They tell a story in a land far away,
about an ancient guardian in a lake.
The creature surfaces in the light of day.
Some people say, it's a gigantic sea snake.

How long has it been there?
None seem to really know.
Does it have a secret underwater lair?
How far down, can the monster go?

It likes to swim in the cold blue water,
often viewed from a castle's shoreline position.
Probably searching for sturgeon to slaughter.
Many say, it's all just a lot, of silly superstition.

I think this sea serpent, really does exist
and has lived here since the beginning.
A silent sentinel, within the watery mist.
To remain here for time unending.

Perhaps it is the last one alive.
A lone survivor of its reptilian race.
Elusive and spectral, trying to hide,
gliding beneath the waves, in haste.

I believe it stays here for a reason.
To see that Scotland comes to no harm.
Through each and every enchanted season,
an emissary, of this land's magical charm.

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Reviewed by MaryGrace Patterson
Yes, Nessie is a magical part of Scotlands lure.. Good images in this poem.....M
Reviewed by Regis Auffray
I love legends. You do right by "Nessie" here, Jane. Thank you. Love and peace,

Regis
Reviewed by Karen Palumbo
Jane, such a mystical and elusive creature it is! So well penned. Enjoyed this one!
Be safe,
Karen
Reviewed by Gwen Dickerson
A most enchanting poem, Jane! I enjoyed!
Reviewed by Henry Stevens
Nest poem about a popular monster. Thanks, s/henry
Reviewed by Karla Dorman, The StormSpinner
Jane,

An excellent, excellent capture of Nessie's legend; well done! Is she real? Something's out there..........

(((HUGS))) and love, Karla.
Reviewed by La Belle Rouge Poetess Of The Heart
Wonderful story poem, enjoyed
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