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New technologies

Your face on my computer,
Smiling, talking or walking,
Pain of distance has shrunk further,
The world is really shrinking.

How I longed to see you,
Just ached to be right with you!
Now, just a message from you,
And I am talking with you.

Sharmishtha basu

Form Rispetto ~ A Rispetto an Italian form which is a complete poem of two rhyming quatrains abab ccdd. Syllable count is 8 per line

May Challenge 2011 by Golden Hair Bear:
May 6th: John Deere produces the first steel plow. Write a poem about new technology. (1833)