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Be sure to listen to the music

I suppose you think I wait for you?
You suppose that this is all I do.
Whilst I spend my time just waiting to see.
Whilst you spend your time away from me.

Ah, silly boy you are mistaken
Tis not my heart that you have taken.
My heart is not for you to hold
You’ve lost that right, if truth be told.

I prefer the silence of forgotten pain
No longer will I allow hurt to gain
A hold upon my head and heart
I will stop that aching before it starts.

I say these words to remind myself
That no man shall put me upon a shelf.
I will not allow these dreams of fire
As if languishing in a house of desire.

a rhonda original 2010©


Bouree – Jethro Tull


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A painting in the style of old – Originally created in PSCS2 using blending modes, layer masking, textures and filtering.

Resources are owned except old church and model body which are from public domain pieces from Wikicommons.org.
Overlay textures from SkeletalMess
My models face: Ashlin

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Hello, I am Rhonda aka RestLeSsD & I am a graphic & web designer. My main media is Photoshop & Dreamweaver. I create 3D art & images using Fractals from Incendia & Apophysis. I use these in my creations formed in PS. I also use Picture Window Pro and Paint Shop Pro.
I am also a poet & I have been writing since I was about 10 years old. Since being here on the Bubble I have fulfilled my goal of illustrating my poetry & writing as well as writing new works…

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Comments

  • SelinaEM
    SelinaEMabout 4 years ago

    Brilliant

  • What a fabulous thing to say… thank you Angel…

    – Rhonda Strickland

  • Jessica Jenney
    Jessica Jenneyabout 4 years ago

    Amazing work!

  • Thank you Jessica :O) – so glad you think so. . .
    xoxo

    – Rhonda Strickland

  • Danica Radman
    Danica Radmanabout 4 years ago

    oh my god!

  • I hope this is a good OMG :o) – if it is then THANK YOU :O )
    XOXO
    Rhonda

    – Rhonda Strickland

  • Druidstorm
    Druidstormabout 4 years ago

    Free be the spirit under the cold hands of man. The heart is like time it never stops; it must beat to live, it must move to find the perfection of love! Beautiful artwork my friend! Bravo, bravo!!!…)o(

  • Yes, I seem to head in that direction for some reason. . . unrequited love, or lost love, or cruel love. . . will there ever be happy love? I guess we will have to wait & see. . .
    Glad you enjoyed this.. 2 bravos make me very happy…
    xo
    Rhonda

    – Rhonda Strickland

  • sandra22
    sandra22about 4 years ago

    Just lovely…picture and word perfect

  • What a cool thing to say Sandra… thank you..
    Rhonda

    – Rhonda Strickland

  • Dianne English
    Dianne Englishabout 4 years ago

    Another stunning image Rhonda, so beautifully crafted !!!

  • Thank you so much Di…

    – Rhonda Strickland

  • Hugh Fathers
    Hugh Fathersabout 4 years ago

  • Ah Hugh, you say the nicest things :o) – in such a beautiful way…
    xox Thank you…
    Rhonda

    – Rhonda Strickland

  • Hans Bax
    Hans Baxabout 4 years ago

    WOW! Wonderful!

  • Thank you Hans :o)

    – Rhonda Strickland

  • rodeorose
    rodeoroseabout 4 years ago

    Totally brilliant work Rhonda- love the title and the incredible feel of this.

  • Thank you… this has been sitting for a while & got inspired by another artist here & finished it up… Glad you think it’s brilliant – that makes me smile Rosie :o)

    – Rhonda Strickland

  • David's Photoshop
    David's Photoshopabout 4 years ago

    Excellent work Rhonda.

    David xx

  • Thank you my friend, happy you think so. . .
    ♥Rhonda

    – Rhonda Strickland

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