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An Ivory Flower

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An Ivory Flower

An ivory flower shimmers in the crescent of the moon's radiant glow. I approached to gaze upon it. To smell its fragrance. To feel it's delicate texture upon my countenance. But when I was about to, the sun arrived, invoking the moon to seek shelter behind God's apron. Thus causing that wonderfully exotic flower to dry, crumble, then turn to ash. As my tears washed away its remnants.

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  1. Date: 4/25/2011 7:49:00 AM
    Delightful poetic inspiration Sheol. Well done.Anne

  1. Date: 8/11/2010 12:37:00 PM
    beautiful poem love it

  1. Date: 6/17/2010 7:58:00 AM
    A well thought of poem, great imagery. Thank you for your very generous comment on my poem; cosmic tunes! Regards, Gavin.

  1. Date: 6/10/2010 6:53:00 AM
    It was a pleasure to read your poetry this morning Sheol. Wishing you another day filled with inspiration. Love, Carol

  1. Date: 6/9/2010 11:15:00 PM
    How sad but wonderfully portrayed. Just beautiful, dear poet!

  1. Date: 6/9/2010 6:21:00 PM
    deep write.. nicely written...p.d.