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The Snow

God had placed them there
Straight out of heaven they fell
Beyond the clouds their source
Pearls from God’s own robe

Frigid describes it true
To match the cold of heart
Coldest when the sky is blue
Beauty makes it more harsh

The snow does bring warmth
The snow does bring cheer
Water that can be carried in hand
The snow, preserves the life of man.

Copyright 2009 Leslie Alexis

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Submitted on May 13, 2011

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