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Old Nov 25 2011, 08:04 PM   #1
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I couldn't get it to come out earlier. It still isn't great, and misses many of Anne's worlds, but here it is.

Flights of dragons guard her sleep
And all the Crystal Singers weep
While Barque Cats give mournful wail
And Harpers strive to tell the tale

And Helva sings a requiem deep
While Talents silent vigil keep
The king's black horses bow as one
In honor of She who is now gone.
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Old Nov 25 2011, 09:06 PM   #2
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Lovely, what I've tried to say with the cats meow, at our sister site, but finding hard to write, with memories flowing like a river that runs wild, start at a cold lake, to a sea, thank AnnMarie
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Old Nov 26 2011, 04:33 AM   #3
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Very special AnnMArie. Thank you.
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Old Nov 26 2011, 05:56 AM   #4
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Thank you AnnMarie for sharing.
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Old Nov 26 2011, 06:03 PM   #5
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It still isn't great, and misses many of Anne's worlds...
I DISAGREE! It's wonderful, and catches the feelings of all of us about the passing of The Dragonlady, and, I bealive, the feelings that all of her characters are experiencing!
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Old Nov 27 2011, 10:20 AM   #6
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That was lovely, AnnMarie, thanks for sharing.
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It's beautiful AnnMarie!
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