Looking Glass

October 7, 2009
By SummerMornings GOLD, Dunwoody, Georgia
SummerMornings GOLD, Dunwoody, Georgia
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Favorite Quote:
"Life is beautiful, but it's complicated... we don't need to understand. There are miracles, miracles..."


Behind a golden throne
Glossy emeralds glow
A looking glass of love and hope
The sweet red wine will flow

Beneath the pale silk
Of alabaster hearts
You blossom, a rose
As the looking glass departs


The author's comments:
This poem is about losing childhood and how painful it is to watch someone you love lose their innocence. There are a lot of metaphors in this, and is written from personal experience.

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