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· In Search of Truth and Freedom; A Path from Ignorance to Awareness

· Euthanasia or Murder?

· A New Year's Message of Hope

· Key Teachings of Jmmanuel

· Ode To Joy

· Sehnsucht

· In Stiller Nacht

· Align with Creation

· Spirit Speaks

· Save Our Farmland and Honor the Trust

· Loyalty

· Kein Auge der Weisheit gleicht

· No Eye Equal to Wisdom

· Babylon 2003

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  Blanca's Song
by Dietmar Rothe
Friday, June 27, 2003

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Humans just don't understand


I'm snoozing in the daytime,
But at night I'm counting sheep –
Restless, roving in and out,
So you won't get to sleep.

I rub my rump against the couch.
Scratch, scratch! There is a flea.
I shake that furry winter coat
And roll around with glee.

I'm shedding on the carpet,
And go romping down the stairs.
Soon you won’t see the floor no more
For white and woolly hairs.

When I get under foot too much,
You yell and chase me out.
Black nose against the window pane,
I sadly drool and pout.

I'm goosing all your house guests,
As they're coming in the door.
And I howl with great excitement,
As I piddle on the floor.

But I will be your loyal friend,
If you just can be kind.
My love is unconditional,
The purest you can find.

Dietmar Rothe 1995

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Reviewed by m j hollingshead 3/6/2005
i like this
Reviewed by Roger 7/7/2003
It is a constant and seemingly impossible task to put into words the value of the unique relationships that exist between humans and their pets, especially with dogs. My hat is off to all of you who attempt the impossible. My life would be significantly diminished without my dogs. Thanks for sharing.
Reviewed by na na (Reader) 6/29/2003
Deitmar, this is an excellent song for your dog. Great! I am an animal lover 1 little
dog and 4 cats. Love thes type poems.
Bill Murray
Reviewed by Nicole Davis Vergara (Reader) 6/29/2003
This is such a wonderful and cleverly crafted piece, a true treasure and great pleasure to read!!!!
You are correct, most humans do not understand!
Reviewed by Londis Carpenter 6/28/2003
This is captivating and delicious. Fluid and rhythmical and witty. As charming a piece as I have ever read in this genre.
Reviewed by Gwen Dickerson 6/28/2003
Oh, being a dog and cat lover, I really enjoyed this poem!

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In Search of Truth and Freedom; A Path from Ignorance to Awareness

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