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Music and poetry touches my emotions and finds a place in my heart, where I can feel the words penetrating my soul. When I listen to a good song or read a meaningful poem an emotional connection is made through the pain and heartbreak of recently losing people in my life to death and divorce. The Paul Simon song "Slip Slidin' Away" sends a message that nothing in life is for ever. The poem by Robert Herrick "All Things Decay and Die" stirs this familiar feeling. They are both similar in subject matter, but different in tone. The message they relay to
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