Moondance

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At a hundred beats a minute. Eyelids closed. Arms outstretched. Palms up. Feet flat. Chin skyward. The full moon rises.

At a hundred ten beats a minute. A slow whirling dervish. Clockwise. Three-count. Arms backstroke through the air. Bare feet draw Mother Nature up from the earth.

At a hundred twenty beats a minute. Eyes wide open. Stars dance. Drumbeat quickens. Forehead glistens. Clouds disburse.

At a hundred thirty beats a minute. The sky opens. The torso sways. A moonbeam reveals the naked soul. Moon Goddess applauds.

At eighty beats a minute. A cooling breeze dries the sweat. A smile rises from tiptoes. Arms encircle.  Head bows.

At seventy beats a minute. Head bends low. Arms reach down. Clothing is gathered up.. Blessed be.