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by godsprincessOwego, New York USAJul 2112 comments

THREE LITTLE LEAVES


There were three little leaves that hung together
Until one day there was windy weather
They dropped to the ground one by one
Drifting down without a sound

Suddenly another gust came and blew
Picking up one and away it flew
Far over the land out of sight
Leaving the other two shivering in fright

Another big swirl picked another up and away
Leaving the third the only one to stay
Once in a while one or the other returned to see
The third little leaf but then again would leave

Finally the sad little leaf was left all alone
Laying there tucked tight to the ground
Until it decayed and to the roots returned
Nourishing the new leaves that appeared

Author: Kathy Ostrander © July 21, 2018
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Posted: Jul 21
About this poem:
Leaves symbolize my brothers and I and our lives.

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Happychatty1online today!
Thanks for sharing this beautiful but sad poem Kathy teddybear
salamuna
Deeply going Kathy. Sad but that"s the life......Thank you for sharing it. sad flower Gr. Lilly
darkhorse555online today!
deep touching beautifully penned kathy angel
godsprincessonline today!
Thank you Happy Chatty. Life's experiences coming through again.

Kathy sad flower
godsprincessonline today!
Yes Lilly - just get down sometimes - tis the time of year of my Mother's death - Aug. 5, 2008. I get more melancholy at that time. Thanks for caring.

Kathy teddybear
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Poetic
Rob
Oceanzest
sad flower
QuietStormF
Enjoyed this poem very much.. nature at her finest... teddybear
godsprincessonline today!
Thank you Liam dear friend. Miss your poems in this corner of the world but I still get to see them.

Kathy teddybear
Bluesky60online today!
Very neat.love the crunching of ones feet.
virgosignonline today!
The Circle of Life. Well said.cool
godsprincessonline today!
Thank you Rob - I try!

Kathy teddybear
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