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 The Old Yellow Truck By The Tree poetsword        (More) 10/21/2019
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 The Joy Of The Lord Is My Song frog        (More) 10/19/2019
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 With Gladness cherrykc        (More) 10/14/2019
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 Cups cherrykc        (More) 10/12/2019
 Let Me Take Control frog        (More) 10/12/2019
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 Master Chris_Breva        (More) 10/11/2019
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 SUN FILLED HAPPY DAY listener        (More) 10/7/2019
 My Lord Walks Before Me frog        (More) 10/7/2019
 Jesus Chris_Breva        (More) 10/6/2019
 PRAYERS FOR ALL (Minuet ) ladydp2000        (More) 10/5/2019
 WEAR HIS ARMOR ( Lanterne ) ladydp2000        (More) 10/4/2019
 In True Colors Abdul_Malik        (More) 10/3/2019
 The Painter frog        (More) 10/3/2019
 I THINK I SHALL PARTICIPATE! MissSharon        (More) 10/2/2019
 From The Word cherrykc        (More) 10/1/2019
 Growing Chris_Breva        (More) 9/28/2019
 A Psalm of Life Abdul_Malik        (More) 9/27/2019
 Secret Chambers frog        (More) 9/26/2019
 


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The Old Yellow Truck By The Tree


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I daily take the pathway to the hilly plains

Cast a glance on that car wreck by the tree

Time and dust have left a visible glossy stain

And the rust, is a wiser sign of misery
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Among the growing plants and the green

The iron entity holds its old solidity

The aged machine of what has been

Still keeps the charm of the old serenity
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A gaze along the walk, a dead-living car

What left is only the outer hard shell

Emptied from inside, the rest, put apart

A hollow body where green life dwells
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That rust and that aged face of the thing

Between life's green spirit, is only beauty

That harmony of space gained just casually

Is like a melody, for a sad heart to swing
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And the wind with a light move, sways

Among the dead, and those who live

Sends his breath into heaven's space

And the old Truck, her vigor, she gives
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The yellow shape glistens in sunrays

Reflecting her glamour of what once was

Like a jolly bride in Spring does repose

A flower in the green prime of her days.
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If the past was tumultuous heydays

The present is better in may ways

Beauty comes from those bright rays

That reflect the power of the old age
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