Sunday Sonnet!

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If dark clouds herald much sought after rain,
Reflected in the barren, bone dry earth,
Not only shall relief be brought to pain
But latent life to dormant seed give birth;
For nigh two years only the dew of night
Enabled hapless fauna to survive,
But failed to waken flora to delight
Life’s downcast mood, with colour to revive;
How oft our expectations suffer such,
When promise fades within our pleading grasp;
None other can we do but at Hope clutch,
And Trust within our bosoms tightly clasp;
The voice of Mother Nature gently speaks:
Sweet Patience your attention humbly seeks!

©Meanderings 2016

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30 responses to “Sunday Sonnet!

  1. WE have had our share of spring rain here too. Great image.

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  2. The sweet nectar of rain, this was beautifully written, my friend! Hugs! ❤️

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  3. So beautiful.
    x

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  4. You hit the nail on the head so very beautifully!xxx

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  5. Good morning, Bushka….such beautiful words and yes we do need the rain….Thank you so much and hoping you are enjoying a lovely weekend..janet. xxx

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  6. this one is just breathtakingly beautiful.

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