climbing into the rowboat
he removes the slipknot
and on a lake of glass
I watch the ripples
the oars make

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Draped in white the night
embraces ripples
down the terrace the course
defies my gaze
the moon falls into pieces
down my son’s cheeks

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Casting stones into the sea of my memory, ripples the edges of my mind,flooding calmness over my emotions,delivering freedom to my soul.

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