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Old 04-08-2010, 09:00 AM
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This is a few years old, and, with a small enhancement, illustrates my feelings on a lovely spring day!

I Sing Of The Sea

When Nature casts its magic
Upon evening's calm
And day is done,
And the water is a mirror
To the echo
Of the setting sun,
I sing of the sea!

When gentle breezes stir the waves
And reflect the silver
Image of the moon,
And the rustle
Of the evening wind
Evokes a soothing tune
I sing of the sea!

When the whistling wind
Of a sudden gale
Makes the waves crash high,
And lightening shows
The dark storm clouds
That race across the sky,
I sing of the sea!

To walk upon a wooden deck
No matter what
The ocean's mood,
To feel the salt breeze on my face
And know that
Life is good,
I sing of the sea!

To spend a golden day
Upon a ship
With the one I love.
This tranquil ocean scene
Inspires my soul.
I thank my God above.
I sing of the sea!
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Old 04-08-2010, 10:38 AM
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Beautiful, Paul. I was awakened this morning at 3:07 by a clap of thunder that shook the house. I would much rather be at sea, right now
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Old 04-08-2010, 10:54 AM
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Sooo well said Paul, thanks for sharing.

Penny, that thunder came right up the coast of New England and did the same thing here.


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Old 04-08-2010, 11:24 AM
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Wonderful, Paul! I love your work.
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Old 04-08-2010, 05:29 PM
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Paul- Once again You remind Us of the lure and enchantment of being at sea....on a beautiful cruise...on a gentle sea....on a Spring Day (or any day at sea)!!! Thank You for the reminder!!! It says much about one's love of the sea!!

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Old 04-08-2010, 07:29 PM
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Wonderful Paul as always. Thank you!

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