Blue Bluest Blue

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Bluest blue

Blue rain and red rain

Blue and red and red again

Dilly dancing calling out my name

The same way that you used to do

Lost and empty and lost again

To where you were yesterday gone

So wrong to be as old as time

Time and rhyme and rhyme again

Oceans in her eyes flood the longing stone

Cold cold heart

Oh thou wicked wicked breath of night

Oh thou wicked ache of day

Night and day and day again

Lay sweet within her

Where love is I will forever be

Blue and red and red again

Blue rain and red rain

Bluest blue



◄ Far Away and Long Ago

Blue Bluest Blue (Series No.2) ( To be read in conjunction with previous poem) ►


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John Coopey

Wed 12th Oct 2011 11:23

Where ya bin?
I was running out of inspiration to enjoy the pleasure of my own company by!

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Tue 11th Oct 2011 21:09

First time I have read you Augusta. A very bitter-sweet poem indeed.

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Lynn Dye

Thu 6th Oct 2011 12:25

I really like this too, Augusta, blue is sad, but also beautiful, like your poem. x

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Tue 4th Oct 2011 20:26

So happy to read you once again! I have missed your presence!
True blue - this is as lovely as you! xxx

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Tue 4th Oct 2011 14:48

Good Afternoon Isobel

Many thanks for reading and how well you know me and your subject.... yes it is a very sad poem... the typo has been righted many thanks once again for spotting it. I am out of practice... alas in many things! ...

Love and best wishes

Augusta xx

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Tue 4th Oct 2011 13:33

Lovely to see you back posting again Augusta - you always spice things up a bit!

'Where love is forever be' doesn't sit well with the flow. Should is be in there? Other than that I love the alliteration, flow and repetition. The dilly dancing sounds fun too ;-)

I get the feel of love/desire pulling like the tides, as eternal as the waves. The colour is of sadness though - thwarted love perhaps, spiced up by the red of night? x

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