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A Blanket Of Gray

A blanket of gray covers the sky,
With lighter patches, few and far between.
Gloomy, overcast, from horizon, to horizon.

A north wind blows steadily all day,
Trees are almost bare, yet,
The sense is of incredible beauty.

Long gone is summer, Autumn has arrived,
Red and golden leaves, statuesque silhouettes,
Of dormant trees are all around.

Live everyday, enjoy every breath,
For every season, is different for a reason.
For everyday is a gift, be thankful, always.

Submitted: Thursday, November 10, 2011
Edited: Friday, November 11, 2011


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  • Adeline Foster (12/11/2013 5:52:00 PM)

    Ah, finding beauty under a blanket of gray, lovely. Read mine - Leave Leaves - and - In Season -
    Adeline

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  • Smoky Hoss (4/4/2012 4:55:00 PM)

    Very good one, and a good message.

  • Claudia Krizay (11/23/2011 6:10:00 PM)

    What a wonderful message this poem gives! ! ! ! Everyday is a gift to be thankful for- that is so true! Treasure each and every moment- this poem makes me happy to be alive!
    -Claudia

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