I wander through wild poppy fields

In the land which dreams dwell in

where love and joy and woe begin;

where swiftly the deep rivers flow

from those lost lands of long ago.

I wander through wild poppy fields

Underfoot the dark earth yields….

I see the flowering fruit trees start

Their blossoms gather round my heart…

I hear the sparrows sing with joy

And bees their busy wings employ

. In those lost lands I saw your face

And now I long for your embrace.

Are you real,am I deceived?

From this earth we all must leave

. Earth to earth and ash to ash

Glory,pride and boasting pass.

Leave me now,my dearest one

Soon I too will be called on.

Nothing lasts but truth is real

Keep the truth and your ideals..

Earth to earth, we rest in clay

We must give all self away

Softly on this earth I roam

Seeking still my own true home,

for until the very end

grace and love may  still descend.

Soft as wings of butterflies

Tears well up and wet my eyes.

My heart has melted into yours

Thus we grow and die like flowers

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About Katherine

I like poetry and history.I love literature and music.I love Leonard Cohen
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