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The one true dancer, commanding yet sweet;
Dominating yet refreshing, encircles the globe.
He sets his own rhythm, with ever-changing pace;
Bearing endless messages – sorrow, joy, anticipation.
He never stops for a moment but oft changes his steps,
Dashing to the east and then swooping west;
Laughing at those who try to trap him in predictions.
Sometimes a slow and thoughtful dance, romantic;
Later filled with wild passion, anger, excitement unmatched.
He delights in the sound of his own song, harmonising –
Toying with all he finds; making instruments of all.
He knows the power he holds; yet does not abuse it:
Though wreaks havoc where havoc is not wanted;
Displays his authority in all places in varied ways –
Man will never understand his moves, nor grasp them.
Commands over the heavens and the earth: sky, land and sea.
He is older than the oldest yet reborn anew each moment;
He is scorned and avoided, cursed at; or welcomed, beloved.
Never unnoticed, but lived around, planned around.
He dances with the sea, the dust, the rain and snow –
Himself invisible, making up for it in sound and in works.
We know his presence more deeply than is expressible
Yet could not draw, depict or ever mimic him – unique.
Oh what a dance: may we learn to dance along with him.
Written March 2018 (by Kat Gibson).
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