Anyone who has been to Edinburgh for Hogmanay will understand this one.


Sailing through the crowd
amidst a sea of faces
wave upon wave of people
from a hundred thousand places.
Born from the same beginning,
raised upon the nipple
we were a shimmer in the glimmer
of the moonlight on the ripple.
And I was just a drop
floating in this human ocean
swirling into whirlpools
where we spun the same emotion.

Poetry by macpherson
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Written on 2005-10-12 at 17:30

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chasingtheday The PoetBay support member heart!
i have been to edinburgh, but not for hogmanay. why the 1 at the end of emotion?