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Now Is The Time



Can you hear my name
Do you know my voice
Such is the world that awaits you
Did you know of me
Did you have much choice
Now is the time for you

Are you touching me
Am I touching you
A wonder of the world appears
Can you see the light
Do you feel its warmth
Now is the time and here

Will you take my hand
Will you share my love
Roping the winds of chance
Should I break your fall
Can I rise above
Now is the time to dance

Can you fly away
Can I dry my eyes
My beloved, so free
Was it all I could
Will it be enough
Now is the time to see

Will you hold my hand
Will you be our love
As we remember when
Must I go away
What of the roles we’ve played
Now is the time till then

About this poem

I wrote this in 1994 for my sister and her husband when they were expecting their first child.

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Written on 1994

Submitted by schlmj29 on September 02, 2021

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