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Author Name: Freepenfold18 6 Comments
Date Added: September 30, 2008 17:09:56 Average Score: (Needs 2)
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What Wood, Would Be.
The trees against the skyline Are as beggars in the wind To bend before the will of man As though twer them that sinned But they gave to us with all intent The things that we all need The gift to live and prosper Yet we destroy it with our greed We slash and burn to scorch the earth Is nothing sacred anymore To devastate a landscape Its not with nature we're at war They are a thing of beauty With their hues of green and gold But without them we cannot survive And neither shall grow old.    
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Comment By: FreeGlata on October 12, 2008 07:42:54 PM Report
God, how true! Wonderfully done, Graham...as always!

Hugs!

Glata

Comment By: FreeJennifer on October 8, 2008 07:58:03 AM Report
wow you delivered a meaningful write here! I love this, each word is so very true! TALK ABOUT GOOD WRITERS, you are a GREAT one yourself!
jen

Comment By: FreeAlison Storm Wolf on October 1, 2008 03:03:51 PM Report
Long live the 'standing people' Ali x
Comment By: FreeAngel on October 1, 2008 12:49:00 PM Report
Here here Graham. Nature as it stands so leave it be.

Beautiful

 

Love Angelxx

Comment By: FreeCathy on October 1, 2008 08:04:34 AM Report
Perfectly said I love nature, with out our trees nature is so bare and most of the beauty is lost.  If more people appreciate the beauty of our trees and their purpose they may think twice about ruining them and spend more time preserving nature.. Exceptional write here I love it!!!
..............Cathy

Comment By: Premiumjohn j. carey on October 1, 2008 05:02:38 AM Report
Graham, great autumn poem. love thoughts about the scorching the earth for development and ruining a landscape, i bet not many people even notice nature at it's best during the seasons. john  




 


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