Speak To Me to Woof (dogs speak their mind)
The sound of a lover's voice brings comfort
The sound of a dog's voice brings laughter
Speak To Me (free form poem)
Speak to me of distances we climbed
Moments mended from a dream
Things that never left undone
Speak to me in seasons
Each more stunning than the last
Blessed with sun and cleansing rain
Blossoms hiding signs of ground
And the wounded footsteps
Speak to me in marvels
Mountains echo out our names
Heights that chances’ risk attained
Passion pulsing heartbeats
We did it
Speak to me in this
Now when the shadow
Cast its fog amid our once familiar streets
Clouds of confusion doubt and uncertainty
Dark corners seldom known before
Teasing us with comfort
Speak to me in promise
We met one day and fell in love
A marvel in itself enough
Would grow into the storybooks of many
Dancing in the street
Now blanketed by shadow
Speak to me in this
A free form poem with a hidden message. Most of the poem expresses the beauty and comfort that flow from his lover's lips. If one notices, all but one stanza begins with, "Speak to me...". Here is the hidden revealed. The one line where these words are missing, is the conflict stanza. In other words, hearing, listening to his beloved soothes, washes away, brushes aside all discomfort.
I'm not sure when and how I became a good (not great) listener. I do know Arlene had a great voice (to me) and wonderful dreams. Turn the music down low and listen to my beloved, that's how I liked to top off a day. It wasn't just in romance. Arlene and I were just different enough to get along. Therein layed the power of the Arlene and Martin team. When it comes to individuals 1 + 1 can equal so much more. So it was when Arlene and I lead the PTA, volunteered as coaches, got involved with Masonry, raised our children, shined as volunteers and so much more. Then there were the bad times. I listened to Arlene and she listened to me. Then, as a reward of a job well done, I got to listen to Arlene telling me how wonderful things were.
I'm certain, we all share in my experience, at one level or another. Arlene were as special as the rest of us. I was simply affirming what we already knew and enjoy.
While we are contemplating this, let's enjoy: Gary B "Bitter Sweet"
The world is full if radical changes - This is one of them
Studies show dogs naturally like to play keep-away better than fetch. We need to train our dog to play fetch, but not keep-away. That's what studies say. But what do dogs have to say? What? You can't understand your dog because your dog only barks. Mark Edward Fischbach, known by his YouTube username Markiplier, has come up with a solution.
Why don't dogs do this naturally, we may be asking. The laughter of watching this video, may give us some clue? "WOOF"
Thank you for stopping by and your kind support
Please leave a comment with your opinion, feedback and/or suggestion(s) or just say hi.
If you missed or want to enjoy a previous edition visit the Blog Archive (on the right column).
Don't forget to bookmark and/or follow http://mhatter99.blogspot.com/
You can also become a follower of this site by clicking "Join this site" on the right
(Sometimes videos may load slow.)
Share Poetry and Viral Videos with a friend
The first duty of love is to listen.