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Dancing
By Lonnie Hicks
Posted: Saturday, November 13, 2010
Last edited: Tuesday, November 23, 2010
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She Flies

The Ballerina
takes to the firmament
lands pillow soft
limbs extended
flower-straight;
her movements a perfect clef-
flight without wings;
buoyed by nothing but her angel smile;
making a path
in crystal light;
butterfly deft
on the stage floor
in mid flight
while hands
rise high
in theater air
voices raised
convinced
ballerinas
really
can fly.

Crescendo;
arpeggio;
staccato;
the music ends
and she pirouettes
up through Heaven's Gate
star-dust
in her wake
Ballerina Flyings
to me
mesmerizing.
She lands
somewhere deep
in my forever memories. 


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