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The cool of the day
by Melanie Kerr 
06/28/05
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Once I waited
In keen anticipation
For the sound of His footsteps
In the cool of the day
As the sun at dusk
Stole colours
From the sky
And hid
Behind the horizon
Far away

Now I hide
In dreadful fear
At the sound of His footsteps
In the cool of the day
The taste of fruit on my lips
Steals peace
From my heart
And sin separates me
From God
Far away

So I wait
And I listen
And I hear
His Voice
Calling
But my shame
Binds me
Forbids me
To answer

He knows
That I know

Too much


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Nina Phillips 03 Jul 2005
That is an awesome poem and reflection on history past and how it effects mankinds history and heart present.
Mitzi Busby 28 Jun 2005
Great reflections here, Mel. I love to walk with Him in the cool of the day. O to have the heart of an innocent child that the world has not touched.




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