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douglas scotney

Veteran Poet - 2,518 Points (boomer / Toowoomba, Queensland, Australia. Resides in Adelaide)

Digger and Traveller


The first and shed lines
the smart digger
leapt from
to
without the space traveller's link
whose cost
is counted in terms of
dreams lost.

Submitted: Wednesday, April 30, 2014
Edited: Thursday, May 01, 2014

Topic of this poem: dreams


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  • Gold Star - 19,033 Points Gajanan Mishra (4/30/2014 10:03:00 PM)

    dreams lost, O digger, see here, we are one and living without dream. it is fine of course. congratulation.. (Report) Reply

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