**
Nearly a whole moon ago
I lazed beneath a crystal blue
And above a glittering shimmering
One reflected in the other
As it came to be the same with me
Memory waltzed with thought
In a seamless dance of spirit
Three quarter time
In tune with the breeze
And with me
Once
Twice
And three times again
A butterfly
Appeared to the right of me
A monarch surprise
Wherever he came from
I know not
Which doesn’t matter much anyway
It is only special
That he found me
At the heart of a special day
Once
Twice
And three times again
I was mesmerized 
So out of place he was
Suspended between blue and blue
With no field and no flowers
Anywhere in sight
Leading me gently to ask why
Once
And twice
And three times again
As the wheel of life does turn 
Upon itself
So did he
To me
His wings sang of sunset
A feast of a thousand peaches
Ripened in an evening sky
He did not float in still air
Nor, did he fly strong and purposely
He was a winged mystery 
Powerless
In the face of the invisible 
Not fighting against the unseen
Instead, he let himself just be
And the wind came
And carried him 
To all the places 
He could never have imagined 
For himself.
Then, ever so gracefully,
Once
Twice 
And three times again
He fluttered near
And carried me there too…

****
ellie894 November 4, 2019
there was a butterfly that day, a stunning peachy tangerine one. Out of place. Three times he came to me from nowhere, over the water, under the sky and out of the breeze.

30 thoughts on “and the wind came…

  1. Oh Suzanne, it’s like a magical fairy, incognito as a flutterby πŸ¦‹ Dance with the wind, follow its lead🌬 Visit the fantastic realm of imagination, just a slight blur of the eyes in this world.

    Thank you for another exciting journey in your magical woods!πŸŒ²πŸŒ³πŸƒπŸŒ±πŸ¦‹πŸ¦†πŸΈπŸ’πŸΎπŸ’ƒπŸΌπŸ₯°

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    1. It was just like that Angie πŸ¦‹, such a lovely moment. This world can use a little blur of the eyes and a hint of fairy magic to enchant the days. Thank you so much for dancing along πŸ€—πŸ¦‹πŸ’ƒπŸ›πŸΈπŸ’πŸŒ²πŸ„πŸ₯°

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