Sing to me

October 27, 2010
By Helloariella GOLD, Fultonham, New York
Helloariella GOLD, Fultonham, New York
12 articles 1 photo 3 comments

I have taken notice of you
in your great state of anguish.
Caressing a distressed, half-dead delphinium.
Consantly nudging petals and leaves,
trying to give back the image of the life
you had once witnessed.

Poor formidable you.
Your lips are drained of youth,
as are the words that spill from them.
They are splinted and limb
often falling to your feet,
and crawling in between
the delphinium's faltering flower clusters.


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on Jun. 25 2012 at 10:55 pm
AegidiusAurelius PLATINUM, Middleburgh, New York
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Favorite Quote:
"We have to let go of being petty and bitter, because they can be going through as much pain as you."

Oh wow! I love this! I know exactly what this looks like and how it feels! I love how you weave the image of lost luster through the viewing of the death of a flower! It's great! :D


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