Somewhere over the Rainbow

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This original poem called 'Somewhere Over the Rainbow' by London poet, Elle Smith who associates that next place beautifully as being both happy and sad:

 

Somewhere over the Rainbow

 

 … is a place where happiness and sadness meet,

 

… beauty in the rainbow on earth for just a heartbeat.

 

… smiles and tears collide,

 

… but only temporarily this beauty doth reside.

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Elle Smith
Elle Smith

August 09, 2016

Many thanks for your feedback Abbott Brush :)

Abbott Brush
Abbott Brush

August 09, 2016

Thank you for the sweet cry, Elle. This song has dwelled in my heart for decades. It is such an intense song of searching … longing … yearning. Which Elle totally evokes in this brief poem. We are just one heartbeat between Kansas … and Oz.

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