Every Evening – a poem by Paul Vincent Cannon

5 Lines – Aflame

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“Set your life on fire. Seek those who fan your flames.”  Rumi

Every Evening

Every evening at the Hare and Hound
they arrived, he first, then she a while later,
and every evening they left together
arm in arm
and burned to the ground.

©Paul Vincent Cannon

Paul, pvcann.com

39 Comments

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39 responses to “Every Evening – a poem by Paul Vincent Cannon

  1. I can almost feel their heat. Whew! Awesome poem, Paul.

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  2. Beautiful Paul, so much passion taking life in so few words. Wonderful post.🙏🙏❤️

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  3. lol a bit of fun .. love that Rumi quote and a stunning pic!

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  4. Hopefully each flame can ignite the loving flames of others… ))))❤((((

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  5. I concur with the comments of your other readers. Wow!

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  6. One of my favourite quotes. Love that passion, Paul! lol

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  7. Oh, my! 🤩 Splendid!

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  8. Simply awesome! Thank you for sharing the passion.

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