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What is Inside

A seed that’s caught from falling Will never reach the ground And as such its true potential Never can be found Watching is the hardest part The tree lets go its seed Knowing it must fall away If its power should be freed There is no way of knowing Which seeds will find their way We hope that they will safely land And learn to grow some day There is comfort in the knowing That somewhere in each seed Is all of life’s instructions And all the love they need What is Inside What is Inside is an inspirational...

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The Lake

Friendly and inviting The ducks call out your name To watch the morning sunrise You’ll never be the same The mountains gently cradle The water from both sides Lovingly embraced As if with a sense of pride Many enjoy its beauty Its majesty and charm But we also should protect it And keep it safe from harm We owe it to our future To honor well the past And pass on this noble beauty As something that should last The Lake The Lake is an inspirational poem by Robert Longley about Lake George.  It could just as easily be...

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Sisters

So much in a sister Is knowing true your heart Sharing things no one else knows Of what we are a part Stories told at bedtime And secrets few could know Always there for guidance In times we have to grow You see our time as finite Which couldn’t be further from the truth Connection is truly timeless Like the moments of our youth We can still have conversations Though you might need to listen more There’s more to life and living And adventures yet in store Sisters Sisters is an inspirational poem by Robert Longley about the connection...

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The Oath of Honor

It takes less than a minute To say how you will live Serving well with honor With every breath you give These words aren’t spoken lightly The oath defines your ways And the respect you have to uphold the law Throughout all of your days Holding close the values Where you protect and serve Always with integrity And never will you swerve It is these highest standards That will help you grow and shine As you take your place in uniform Part of the thin blue line – Oath of Honor The Oath of Honor is an inspirational poem...

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Everyday Heroes

You might see them in uniform Or maybe not at all But know they will be there When they get the call No talk of guts and glory More like protect and serve A symbol of devotion And respect that they deserve These are everyday heroes These men and women in blue And don’t forget the working dogs They are heroes too Know that if you need them A hero will be near To help you in the darkest times And take away the fear   Everyday Heroes is an inspirational poem by Robert Longley.  This is about the...

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