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Come Hell Or High Water (standard:poetry, 100 words)
Author: LoriAdded: Mar 28 2009Views/Reads: 1075/0Story vote: 0.00 (0 votes)
I was challenged to write a poem with the words "through patchwork fields." This is one about a woman who will let nothing stop her from loving the man who has the keys to her heart.

Come Hell or High Water 


Through rough patchwork fields 

you call to me. 

As loud as church bells 

ringing in the wide open country, 

as clear as the deep blue sky, 

I hear your heart's voice. 

But you're nowhere 

to be found. 


Cry louder! 

My heart screams. 

Come closer! 

My body feels you nearby. 

Where are you? 

My mind sees your light ahead. 

Making my way through the rows 

I answer your call. 


No matter where you are, 

how far you travel, 

our love will always 

lead me back to you. 

© March 23, 2009 by Lori


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