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We are the everyday miracles
that people write off as ordinary: the over-played album, the cliches
of their lives. But we are not so,
As we inhale with hefty breaths the sun opening its irises,
a peachy-rosy swirl of fascination.
And every time it retires into slumberland,
where saunters in
the antiquities of the night.
They sparkle like the eyes of the youthful in wonderment
of the world around them.

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Jan. 7, 2011 at 6:45 pm
This is simply breathtaking.  Your imagery is spot on.  Nothing compares to opening your eyes and, like a newborn, finding yourself in a world of beauty.  Thank you.
dream..catcher.. said...
Sept. 14, 2010 at 4:55 pm
this is really great. i love the detail in it.! its just so intriging. and utterly true.
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