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It’s lovely to reflect on trees

It’s lovely to reflect on trees,

Dwelling in wetness or dry wind,

Listening with leaves to rain voices

Laughing freely with the breeze,

Silent mid thunder or

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Dark tree in the night

Dark tree in the night,

Calm as the stars you cradle,

Still as the absent birds

That will trill again tomorrow,

Silent amid thunders or

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Cool Madras Tree

Cool Madras tree with slender stems

 

Your small leaves’ small whispers

Mock the clamor in my brain

In futile efforts to outbreak

 

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Stand beneath

Stand beneath a tree as it blossoms with twinkling stars
And its leaves stir not.
The night is locked in with thick steel doors and double bars
And the sun is gone.
Not a breeze of hope to rouse or touch you even
Where you stand alone.
How long must you wait in the dark while the tree dreams of heaven
And your heart is a knot?

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Trees

Trees in the sun
Lining the way
To past and future
Your full-bodied branches
Hold my deepest memories
Wafting in the breeze
Of my imaginings

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