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The Gesture

May 23, 2007

This, is the voice from silent hands;

This, is the voice not heard, but seen

Reaching across the empty space between

Words, and the action that the mind demands

When words are not enough; this is the gesture.

-Dorothy Miles, 1976

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  1. May 24, 2007 at 8:59 am

    This is beautiful.

    She was an excellent poet.


  2. Jackie
    May 24, 2007 at 7:50 pm

    Ahhh! I love this poem.

  3. Jacey125
    June 14, 2007 at 7:11 am

    Very good one!

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