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Yellow Mornings


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One of my syrupy poems.


YELLOW MORNINGS     by Don Yarber


I awoke and the morning was yellow
So I took my rose colored paint
And tried to paint myself something
I know damned well that I aint.


I tried to paint life all pretty
With pictures of me and you
And orchids and daisies and roses
But somehow everything came out blue


I know there’ll be more yellow mornings
And I know there’ll be more blue nights
Cause life can’t be like a story
Where everything comes out all right.


But if you let me I know dear
That I can start painting again
Those orchids and daisies and roses
And rainbows where dark clouds have been.


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