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No Wings on My Bird

No wings on my bird
To fly high and far
Waiting to hear your word
My heart yearns to spar

So where is she today?
Afraid of my grief?
Seeking another way?
Her time with me so brief?
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Submitted by mijena6 on April 27, 2021

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Jeffrey Lynn Naylor

Retired Professor of Literary Criticism, Philosophy, and Religion. Father of 6, grandfather of 6. A lover of all life has to offer. I have traveled the world, lived and worked among many cultures discovering that all people are essentially bound by a common thread. more…

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