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Sonnet in Red

Red is a songbird singing out with praise.
Red’s blood: liquid life to keep me alive.
Red is sweet fruit: all I want to survive.
Red is fire, a warm protecting blaze.
Red is a ruby, precious and so rare.
Red is desire: love that’s so intense.
Red is power: commanding guidance.
Red’s a rose; beauty that cannot compare.
Red is blazing sun bright’ning from above.
Red is ladybugs’ beauty on parade.
Red’s a gorgeous fish or stunning mermaid.
Red is the heart: symbol of human love.
Red’s the splendor and awe of all I’ve said
Because you, my dear, are the color red.





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Milo! said...
Mar. 14, 2010 at 11:35 am
I really love this. I really like how everyone can relate to this. I hope you keep writing, because this is great. You should check out some of my stuff. I think you would like it.
 
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