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Magic Carpet

  • Posted Feb. 20, 2012 by Antonio Gil Viewed 2578 times

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Magic Carpet ride
by Alexa Sz

I sat upon the soft detailed carpet
we rose into the air
out of the window
seeing the world
New York, Rome, Greece, Paris, London, Tibet, Beijing,
Budapest, Oslo, Munich, India, African plains, Jerusalem, West Bank, etc
What was the best is the people and the culture
how different each one is but yet wanting the same thing
riding the magic carpet made me think about how everyone
in the world
could work together
to make peace
but there is still those internal
peace between enemies
hurts further

In real life I was my imagination
and the carpet was my dream
the future is my hope


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    • # Christa

      Será que voa se eu me colocar em cima??? Ou será que preciso de uma vassoura? :)))))) Gosto das cores.

      2012.02.25 Edited Reply Cancel

    • # Rachel Mvm

      I'd trade my bike for a day of magic carpet ride. This idea transports me to a magical realm!

      2012.02.21 Edited Reply Cancel

    • # Glo

      will it take me where I want to go? and does it have room for one more person? :-)) beautiful carpets!

      2012.02.21 Edited Reply Cancel

    • # Felecia

      Really nice, especially the second. If that we could all unite in peace. . . not in my lifetime I fear.

      Great tune. I have a sister 17 years older than me. I remember she liked this song.

      2012.02.21 Edited Reply Cancel

    • # Tim

      that colourful carpets against that stripped floor are a blast,,,oh how I wish I could fly sitting on a carpet,,what a dream,,,

      2012.02.20 Edited Reply Cancel

    • # Nynke

      How wonderful!!
      High above the world the differences between us fade and all that remains is that what unites us.. It is a beautiful wish for the future that we may all work together to make peace come true.
      The patterns in the carpets are really lovely.

      2012.02.20 Edited Reply Cancel

    • # Valmacedo

      Would be so sweet to be able to fly on it :) ... Very nice captures, and perfect title, my friend !!!

      2012.02.20 Edited Reply Cancel

    • # Unreal

      I also would like to fly with one of them... like Aladin and with Liz :)

      2012.02.20 Edited Reply Cancel

    • # Josy

      Une belle idée que le tapis magique pour réunir les peuples...The future is our hope in all ! :))

      2012.02.20 Edited Reply Cancel

    • # Angelika

      Noble idea, Antonio!
      Culture differences and peace above all else.
      And you found a great bond to bring the issue: magic carpet.
      Just DELIGHTFUL!

      2012.02.20 Edited Reply Cancel