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To Viola

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To Viola

Thou art like an ever-changing flower,
That gently grows unknown, unto a heart. 
Mere moments later appears thy power
And blossoms eterne. Death, that foe, doth part.

Forever, beside this flower I lie,
Captured like a dove, fooled by mine own dream.
To be joyous, yet bursting with a sigh,
For not everything is as it may seem.

Love is that which can sing forevermore
Persistent, yet like the wind, it’s gentle.
It’ll come to your street and knock on your door.
Invite it in, it’s quite temperamental. 

True love, what a vague matter it can be!

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  1. Date: 3/7/2012 5:50:00 AM
    A warm welcome to PoetrySoup I offer to you Ioana. I wish for you the best in your writing endeavors whatever they may be. May you find inspiration by reading some of the poetry written here by other poets. May the sun shine on you that you might find great joy in your life. Love, Carol

  1. Date: 3/6/2012 2:06:00 PM
    Beautiful written Ioana. - oxox love Anne-Lise