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Congratulations goes out to rspoet. The Maple Tree has won the contest Share A Story In A Poem. In second place finished A Misty Morning In July by easyeverett and Growing Roses by MissMerri. In third place finished Never Again by L. Kalere and Christmas Eve by Theodora Hamelin and Beyond the Amber Hills by Charley Lake
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