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The canary
by Henry Burt Stevens
Saturday, April 16, 2005
Rated "G" by the Author.
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The canary


by Henry Burt Stevens
04/15/2005
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The forces
of intolerance
of hate
now have
a pet
canary in
a prison cage


he can sing
through his
bars to
the world


while daily
his cage is
cleaned and
fresh food
is fed


he will
be cared
for carefully


his only
life now is
to sing
sing
sing.

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Reviewed by Poetess of The Soul Sheila G 5/3/2005
Sweeeeeet Henry... it really is possible, to write about anything that touches the heart huh, a pet dedication- I use to have a large Inguana-ShaZam, I loved alot-but.... So, What is his/her name??? I'm curious... We know he/she is yellow...Enjoy-your day- Truly-Lady,Sheee
Reviewed by Felix Perry 4/16/2005
Great stuff/
Felix
Reviewed by Karen Lynn Vidra, The Texas Tornado 4/16/2005
ecxellent write, makes me think of sweetie, the canary we had when i was small. he was all yellow, and he sang his little birdie heart out; but then he got old, got arthritis, and one day, we found him dead in his cage, his beautiful voice silenced forever. he was a good little pet!

(((HUGS))) and much love, your friend in tx, karen lynn. :)
Reviewed by Regis Auffray 4/16/2005
Truth, Henry! Thank you. Love and peace to you. Regis
Reviewed by E T Waldron 4/16/2005
Isn't that the truth! You are spot on Henry, and we get to
pay for the feed!

Eileen
Reviewed by Tinka Boukes 4/16/2005
Awwwwwww...and the beat must go om!!

Love Tinka
Reviewed by Jerry Bolton (Reader) 4/16/2005
The bomber, perchance?



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