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Beauty is a flame

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Beauty is a flame

Beauty is a flame--
Short if shallow, long if true--
Painful when not understood--
Yet a delight if you could--
It burns my heart


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  1. Date: 5/25/2013 10:08:00 AM
    yes, a lovely burning heart... by the way this is a verse... and i like it... where is the rhyme... look up free verse... Gabe, don't take your heart to close to the heat... xox~ PD

    Shelly Avatar Gabe Shelly
    Date: 5/25/2013 12:19:00 PM Block poet from commenting on your poetry

    Your right it is a verse, thanks. gabe
  1. Date: 5/10/2013 7:46:00 PM
    Gabe, hi... soup-mail...Linda

  1. Date: 5/9/2013 5:25:00 PM
    Nice poem, so much covered in so few lines, a wonderful read well done.

    Shelly Avatar Gabe Shelly
    Date: 5/9/2013 5:52:00 PM Block poet from commenting on your poetry

    Thanks-- please read some of my other verses.