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Before Anyone Even Knew My Name"
by Tinka Boukes
Tuesday, October 18, 2005
Rated "G" by the Author.
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"Before Anyone Even Knew My Name"

I carry within me the flower of hope
As I know what it means to be a flower
I have protected it
From rain and snow
If you raise your eyes
To the hilltop tonight
You will see within the darkness
Not just its starlight glow
But the light from the stars
Which began reaching out to you
Before anyone even knew my name
You have chosen a life of freedom
Stay with your choice
I know the cruelties you face each day
The simple yet agonizing choices you must make
I hear your cries my love
Let me complete my journey to you
My heart is imprisoned by you!!


 


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Reviewed by Tracey L. O' Very (Reader) 11/6/2005
Wow Tinka What a unique and Beautiful Poem. Absolutely Exquisite! Breathtaking!
Tracey 42xoox(c :)
Reviewed by Dale Clark 10/19/2005
powerful and the flower will bloom.
Reviewed by Karen Lynn Vidra, The Texas Tornado 10/19/2005
wonderful write and pic, tinka; very nice!

(((HUGS))) and much love, your friend in america, karen lynn in texas. :D
Reviewed by Mr. Ed 10/19/2005
I carry within me the flower of hope

And I hope you always carry it, Tinky.

Love the music with this!
Reviewed by Debashish Haar 10/19/2005
Beautiful poem, Tinka

Calvin
Reviewed by Ch'erie de Perrot 10/18/2005
Like a petal there are many layers to this unique write Tink, Ty for a gem today
Love Ch'erie
Reviewed by Carole Mathys 10/18/2005
Such passion in this romantic piece Tinks...splendid write

love and peace, Carole
Reviewed by Ed Matlack 10/18/2005
Before I knew your name, I knew that someone like you existed...Ed
Reviewed by m j hollingshead 10/18/2005
good one
Reviewed by jude forese 10/18/2005
the romantic passion in this poem is really powerful and magical!
Reviewed by Felix Perry 10/18/2005
As always your sense of ronmance and passion combine with just a touch of whimsey to create a magical write.

Felix
Reviewed by Carmen Ruggero 10/18/2005
Love is that way and some times we have to let it go. It took me places. This is very well developed, Tinka. Thanks for the read.

Carmen :-)
Reviewed by Karla Dorman, The StormSpinner 10/18/2005
Tinka,

Beautifully penned! :)

(((HUGS))) and love, Karla.
Reviewed by Jerry Bolton (Reader) 10/18/2005
Loved the poem about love neverending, unlike Steve, I hate the music.
Reviewed by Steve Patterson 10/18/2005
well versed. love the music, too... one of my favorites.
cowboy
Reviewed by Ron (sketchman) Axelson 10/18/2005
You bring light to us all Tinka..
Love ya bunches and a lot..
SMoooooooo00000000000CH!
Reviewed by George Carroll 10/18/2005
The splendor of a flower wrapped up in this masterpiece.
Reviewed by E T Waldron 10/18/2005
Wonderful poem Tinka, loved your recital to us, hard to hear but it was great message...
Love,
Eileen
Reviewed by Andy Turner (Reader) 10/18/2005
Great write Petal...
Reviewed by Elizabeth Taylor (Reader) 10/18/2005
Beautiful one, Tinka.
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