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There Is But One True Color of A Rose

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There Is But One True Color of A Rose

There Is But One True Color of A Rose As everyone knows, There is but one true color of a Rose, It is the color which calls to action, The one which causes ads to have “traction,” The only hue that excites, Yet paradoxically, invites, The one that is all over at your birth, The color of the most vital fluid on this Earth, It is the color of gory Death, Yet it signals blood that has gained oxygen from your breath, It is the only “true” color of a Ferrari, And that on the lips of every potential Mata Hari, A color that cannot, here, be said, The color, without which, you would be Dead! Red/ for nette onclaud's Color My World/ by Rick Rucker

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  1. Date: 7/14/2011 8:03:00 PM
    wow, excellent finish for this one. It's your fave color then, I take it. But I beg to differ about sports cars. I will take a cool ice blue sports car of any make over a red one! THis was a cool poem. Congrats on your win.

  1. Date: 7/14/2011 7:31:00 AM
    My congratulations on this win in the contest of nette,Rick

  1. Date: 7/14/2011 5:49:00 AM
    Congratulations for your win Rick in Nette's "Color My World" Contest. Love, Carol

  1. Date: 7/13/2011 10:04:00 PM
    Wonderful ambience you have created here, Rick. Many congrats on your SUPER WIN. Lainie

  1. Date: 7/13/2011 3:46:00 PM
    congrats Rick..and now how did I know u would choose most fav color in the spectrum luv.. fire..flames.. hot..spicy.. all signify red.. awesome win again today luv..

  1. Date: 7/12/2011 1:34:00 AM
    hi rick... wonderful piece which i will savor more come hudging time.. :) huggg, nette ...SOUP MAIL!

  1. Date: 7/10/2011 11:14:00 AM
    Hi Rick, what a thought provoking poem you have here.

  1. Date: 7/10/2011 9:05:00 AM
    this is really wonderful, Rick, if for a contest, best of luck

  1. Date: 7/10/2011 8:01:00 AM
    Very creative write.

    Rucker Avatar Rick Rucker
    Date: 7/11/2011 8:21:00 PM Block poet from commenting on your poetry

    I certainly appreciate your kind comments. I am glad you enjoyed it.