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Candy Coated Sheep (Ingrid Kerr~Leesville,LA)

Golden fairies, moonbeams and willow trees
heartfelt yearnings that only He sees
ugly ducklings and beautiful swans
I dream of these things... under scarlet dawns.

I dream of white-winged dragons and fireflies
last year's harvest moon and your sparkling eyes
I dream of cotton candy and waves of the sea
and of your strong arms, gently rocking me.

When I lay down at night to sleep
I count candy coated sheep
Castles made of white, white sand through fields of popcorn, hand in hand we dance in star-bound firelight from early morn.... into the night.

I dream of chocolate covered whispers and of those strawberry kisses of yours
I dream of silver satin lady bugs pumpkin pies, magic wands and stardust hugs.

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