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MOODY BLUES

MOODY BLUES

A Poem by kitty
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Don't sit in the past. Move on!

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                     MOODY BLUES
Four strums on that old guitar
and I'm singing the 'moody blues' from afar.
Living in a vast yet compact world ~ devoid of dreams: 
long and lonelier the days ~ bare and empty the nights.
Traces of happiness long gone ~ living in sheltered dreams.
Bring back the days of long ago ~ forever dreams , meant to last!
Days when we were young, carefree ~ only lived and wanted to be.
Nothing mattered at all ~ from Spring through to Fall.
Now colors have lost their hue ~ because of not being close to you.
Birds and bees no longer do their thing: bunnies have lost their zing.
Welcome the days of Summer where brightness is everywhere: 
                     color fills our every being. 
Put a 'spring' in your step ~ forget the 'Moody Blues'!
Created @ 5.00am on Wednesday 1st May 2019

© 2019 kitty


Author's Note

kitty
Being optimistic about the future.

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"well i have dreams enough for one, and i have love enough for three" (Moody Blues)
you reminded me of that song by them....i love that group...and i love this poem as it brings me back to a really carefree time for me...the sixties...young, and full of wonder.
j.

Posted 1 Month Ago


1 of 1 people found this review constructive.

kitty

1 Month Ago

Thanks for dropping by Jacob. The Sixties was a memorable time for me. looking back I believe those .. read more



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You endear yourself to your reader with your thoughts and words here. All the seasons God has created in His own glory. Every season has its own beauty. We just have to have faith and keep moving ahead with strong, purposeful steps. Thank you for this great message tonight.

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kitty

1 Month Ago

Your visits and lovely reviews is an inspiration in itself. Thanks
Our youth, although not devoid of angst, has different concerns as we struggle with our identity but have little responsibility for getting everyday matters attended. Then we hit further education and things get more serious and in adulthood responsibilities for ourselves and our spouse and children take over. In the end we all end up either dead or alone and I guess if we prepare for the alone time we can survive eapscially if the sun shines. You capture the mood and the 'Moody Blues' nicely here Kitty.

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kitty

1 Month Ago

Thank you for 'reading' me John. We sometimes get into these moods especially in the present politic.. read more
John Alexander McFadyen

1 Month Ago

Dearest Kitty, you ought to step across the pond (which incidently is shrinking) as the dire state o.. read more
kitty

1 Month Ago

The knife crimes are on par with your gun crimes....so we all live in fear of being wiped off the fa.. read more

How bloomin write you are my fine literary friend.. no use living in the past at all... savour those memories and never stop making new ones......... If Justin Haywood, then so should we ....Neville :)

Posted 1 Month Ago


1 of 1 people found this review constructive.

kitty

1 Month Ago

It is reassuring to know that some where out there others share the same views. Have a good day!
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Neville Pettitt

1 Month Ago

it is indeed, and back at you..... N
Good advice maybe we can move on and sing the blues for fun.
:) l enjoyed reading your poem.

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1 of 1 people found this review constructive.

kitty

1 Month Ago

Thank you Cherrie for this most welcome visit. Nostalgia kicks in when we think back. We can laugh a.. read more
Cherrie Palmer

1 Month Ago

Yes time lightens the sting and let's see the whole picture which is usually funny at our own expens.. read more
Oh Kitty, Driftwood come to mind ... how i love that song.

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1 of 1 people found this review constructive.

kitty

1 Month Ago

Thank you Stella for dropping in today. When the weather gets overcast it sets the mood for the 'blu.. read more
Stella Armour

1 Month Ago

I always think that people who love gardening are the ones who love life the best :)
kitty

1 Month Ago

Like with poetry I can lose myself in caring for things in/of nature. Thanks for your observation.
"well i have dreams enough for one, and i have love enough for three" (Moody Blues)
you reminded me of that song by them....i love that group...and i love this poem as it brings me back to a really carefree time for me...the sixties...young, and full of wonder.
j.

Posted 1 Month Ago


1 of 1 people found this review constructive.

kitty

1 Month Ago

Thanks for dropping by Jacob. The Sixties was a memorable time for me. looking back I believe those .. read more

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Bexhill on Sea, East Sussex, United Kingdom



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