Those Golden Days

Those Golden Days

A Poem by Dara
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Remembering a close encounter of the loving kind.

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I watch as fallen leaves swirl

in pools of red,  auburn and gold

and my thoughts drift back

to another time

as tender memories unfold.

Those days of walking hand in hand

sitting by the fire and

scrolling in the sand.

Days made all the more precious

because I knew you couldn't stay

but love you I did

before you went away.






© 2017 Dara



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Dara



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I love Eva Cassidy. The song 'Autumn Leaves'. A classic. I liked your words and thoughts. Life does move too quickly. Sometimes, all we have left is old faces and places remembered. Thank you Dara for sharing the amazing poetry.
Coyote

Posted 11 Months Ago


Dara

11 Months Ago

Your warm review just made my day. It is so nice to see you here. Yes, life does seem to go too quic.. read more
Coyote Poetry

10 Months Ago

You are right. We need good memories.
That's so beautiful penned Dara. Your feelings towards love is fresh as the emergence of autumn flowers.

Posted 11 Months Ago


Dara

11 Months Ago

Thank you for your special review. It is wonderful to see you here. I am happy that I was able to co.. read more
Great message Dara. I enjoyed this.

Posted 1 Year Ago


Dara

1 Year Ago

Many thanks Levi! Great to see you here.
So beautiful yet sad. Your descriptions warm the heart.

Posted 1 Year Ago


Dara

1 Year Ago

Thank you Sam. Trying to hold onto those moments in time to stave off
that feeling of getting.. read more
Those words... so lovely, Dara.. words printed on your heart. Phrases gently, warmly placed they are; enough to re-awaken hidden emotions. As for Eva and the lyrics.. beautiful, so appropriate.

Posted 1 Year Ago


emmajoy

1 Year Ago

Autumn seems such a nostalgic time for people with hearts full of memories.. it's as if we re.examin.. read more
Dara

1 Year Ago

Eva was such a beautiful talented singer and musician. A true artist who was sadly gone too soon. So.. read more
emmajoy

1 Year Ago

For various reasons I certainly do.. yes. Thank you so much, Dara.
ohhhhhhhhhhhhh ! so beautiful, precious, romantic and real ....... oh my... my heart is so melancholy ..
well said ...its free but bound in a jazzy rhythm and rhyme ..so nice to see you around Dara! :) thanks for sharing
E.
ps. great song accompaniment ..very fine soothing hurt ;{

Posted 1 Year Ago


Dara

1 Year Ago

Hello my friend. It is wonderful to have you visit. I feel like I am getting very sentimental in my .. read more
Einstein Noodle

1 Year Ago

yes they do..and thank you for your poem! :)

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Dara
Dara

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I am a retired teacher who has just recently discovered the joy of writing poetry. Formerly known as Passion Flower, I decided to publish using my own name. My poetry is simple and from the heart whi.. more..

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