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In My Heart Delights



I stand and stare as my children tick
their message gifting time

The safe door open, movements alive
their beats sound off in rhyme

All hands revolve to point the way
and celebrate new life

While one calls out to adorn my wrist
—and in my heart delights

(Villanova Pennsylvania: April, 2018)
‘The Musings Of A Watch Collector’
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Submitted by Kurt Philip Behm on April 24, 2018

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Stanzas 5
Stanza Lengths 2, 2, 2, 2, 2

Kurt Philip Behm

Longtime writer with twelve books in publication. Three of them Poetry. : The Death Of The Playground : The Sword Of Ichiban : Searching For Crazy Horse : Darkening Sun : An Anthology Of Perception-Vol's 1 & 2 : After Midnight : Sammy And Bumpers : The Fall City Mandate : Revenge Along The War Trail : Death from The Sky more…

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