Submit Your Poems
Get Your Premium Membership
Quote of the Day

Quote Left"The harder you work, the luckier you get."Quote Right

by Gary Player

  |  Comment

See and share Beautiful Nature Photos and amazing photos of interesting places

13 Roses

Murray Mahauariki Avatar  Send Soup Mail  Block poet from commenting on your poetry

Below is the poem entitled 13 Roses which was written by poet Murray Mahauariki. Please feel free to comment on this poem. However, please remember, PoetrySoup is a place of encouragement and growth.

Read Poems by Murray Mahauariki

Best Murray Mahauariki Poems

+ Fav Poet

13 Roses

As your valentine gift I give you 13 roses, meaning I'm your secret admirer, 
each rose has it's own meaning, because you are what I desire.

1 Dark Red rose for the beauty you hold, the elegance that can been seen.
1 white rose so pure is your spirit, always running free,
1 pink rose for all the times that you were never appreciated,
1 dark pink rose in admiration for your endless perseverance,
1 light pink rose in awe of your grace such a beauty to my eyes,
1 yellow rose for the joy you bring every time I smile,
1 yellow red tip rose for your friendship, for which I truly cherish,
1 orange rose you are the one that  I deeply desire,
1 peach roses in appreciation for the person that you are,
1 pale peach rose for the humility you show, when I am by your side.
1 lavender rose an enchanting touch which makes me blind, 
1 blue rose for a love that might never be, because you may never be mine,
finally 1 single red rose, this one I hold in my hand,
representing the love I have, yearning to be your man.

Dedication to P.D for Valentines day - from Muzz
M.Mahauariki © 2012
1st place

Post Comments

Please Login to post a comment
  1. Date: 2/13/2012 6:09:00 PM
    Oh my. What a lucky girl she is. Congratulations on your win. Love, Joyce

  1. Date: 2/13/2012 2:11:00 PM
    Congrats. Murry on your special win with pd roses contest, love,vie

  1. Date: 2/13/2012 12:18:00 PM
    Thank you everyone... This was a pretty hard poem to write.. It took a while as It felt strange writing a poem like this for someone I don't really know. Muzz. congradz to everyone how entered...

  1. Date: 2/13/2012 7:07:00 AM
    Congratulations on your great win In P.D.'s "Roses For P.D" contest Murray. It is an honor to share a spot on the winner's list with you. Love, Carol

  1. Date: 2/13/2012 6:37:00 AM
    You smoothie you. Congratulations xx

  1. Date: 2/12/2012 7:12:00 PM
    Congratulations on your win in Destroyer Poet's contest........S.Ronthorpe

  1. Date: 2/12/2012 6:49:00 PM
    congrats Murray on a perfect first place win for roses for PD my BFF luv..

  1. Date: 2/12/2012 3:29:00 PM
    smooth... dave

  1. Date: 2/12/2012 2:30:00 PM
    Beautiful dedication Murray, congratulations on your win, love Elizabeth

  1. Date: 2/12/2012 1:48:00 PM
    MURRAY, it has been an honor sponsoring my rose contest. (-: !!CONGRATULATION'S!! :-) HOW COULD I BE EVER SO THANKFUL FOR POETS LIKE you and everyone else HERE ON THE SOUP. I'm sending each and everyone roses right back. @};- @};- @};- @};- @};- @};- @};- @};- @};- @};- @};- @};- .. here's a warm TEXAS ~HUG~ Have yourself a Happy Valentine's Day *always * PD

  1. Date: 2/12/2012 1:47:00 PM
    Congratulations on your winning entry in the contest. Great job. :) Jon

  1. Date: 2/7/2012 10:44:00 AM
    like this Muzz, sure p.d will also. harry

  1. Date: 2/6/2012 11:15:00 PM
    Enjoyed very much this rosy poem.PD will Like it.Best wishes.