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When ageing tent is laid aside,

my truest bloom will burst from husk

and, far from laws of earthen tide,

my heart won’t fade into the dusk

but blossom strong, by Love’s design,

free of pest and storm’s alarm;

to my best purposes, aligned,

free to flower, free from harm.

 

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8 comments on “Free

  1. Gallivanta says:

    Won’t that be good?

  2. the stong blossom will be just beautiful!

  3. russtowne says:

    This is one of my favorites. I see at least 3 levels of meaning.

    Russ

  4. Caddo-Jael says:

    I absolutely LOVE the line, “My heart won’t fade into the dusk”–oh WOW!

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