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I’d Rather

i’d rather have a friend wear

an evening star on his brow

a promise of love in his locket

and a pinch of sun when its cold

 

i’d rather wish he wore the blanket

of rejoicing and not of woe

and paint his summers gaily

with the colors of his soul

 

By:  Ruth Mostrales, November 2008

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