roses are

January 18, 2008
By dalton martin, Highlands, TX

roses are
red
violets are
blue
sugar is
sweet
aswell as
you
but the roses
wilted
the violets
dead
sugar bowl is
empty
and my wrists
stained
red.


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on Aug. 17 2011 at 9:46 pm
Alex_Durham GOLD, Vineland, New Jersey
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Do not go gentle into that good night. Rage, rage against the dying of the light.

I liked this a lot... the meaning behind it is beautiful. I loved how you took a cliched poem and turned it into an original piece. Good work!


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