Dandelion Soul

January 23, 2012
By LucieLacey GOLD, Saint Paul, Minnesota
LucieLacey GOLD, Saint Paul, Minnesota
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A dandelion-
plain and simple,
as ordinary as a nail in a board.

Layer by layer,
peel away the outer petals
to reveal the sweet, pure center.

The brilliance of the sunshine
in petals so dainty-
so small.

Yet under its façade
of passive beauty,
lives an orb of unbeatable fire.



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