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Poppies return

#rememberance #poppies

Poppies @ IWM North

Something grand has fallen

softly on the floor of the war museum

numbers of red poppies

fall down from a point in the sky

you may ask – why ?

to remember those on flanders field

and other battles now revealed

now tumbled down to museum floor

and remembered – the fallen – evermore

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  1. Jaya Avendel

    Loving the wonderful colors that come to mind reading this song-like poem!

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  2. Wind Kisses

    The reflection, the eloquence, the flow, the necessity of the tradition…and the words. Donna

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    1. inkdropk

      Thanks for reading. You’ll find the other poppies poems in the links

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