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Jun 19 1993

The Lake

For: www.mainit.orgBy: Jesus Roland GatpolintanJune 1993There is somethingIn the lakeThat beckons me backWhere it all started.The thrill that strokes my spineIn scaling the marshThe soft sighs I heaveAs a green garter snakeCrosses a narrow pathThe allure that secretIslands of hyacinths possessThe mild scent of banyan trunksThat graze my skinThe freshwater tangLeft on my sun-baked hairThe childlike joyIn scooping out innocent friesAlong the intrepid riverbank…The mystery of my ancient spirit

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