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I'm a Little Flower

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I'm a Little Flower

I’m a little flower
Being seared by the sun
My petals are now wilting
My life is almost done

I’m a little flower
My colors are fading fast
I’m parched to the core
And yet you move on passed

You water other flowers
Little sprinkles you give me
While I struggle to hold on
My beauty for you to see

I’m a little flower
That you once called divine
Now you have lost interest
I’m no longer glorious...fine

I’m a little flower
You’ve neglected for a while
But I’m still struggling on
Longing to see your smile…

I’m a little flower
This is my final plea
Remember my first bloom
Promise to revive me

Oh, water me, my love
My petals do caress
I’ll open as before
Show'ring you with tenderness

Eileen Manassian Ghali

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  1. Date: 6/1/2014 8:31:00 AM
    This poem is a lovely little flower.. Let it grow, let it grow, let it grow... into more beautiful poems of yours. Dutch greetings Elly

    Manassian Avatar Eileen Manassian
    Date: 6/1/2014 9:07:00 AM Block poet from commenting on your poetry


    Thank you, Elly. You are very kind and sweet. I appreciate this visit. Hugs
  1. Date: 1/9/2014 10:16:00 AM
    Very sweet, wow over 2000 views on this one.

    Manassian Avatar Eileen Manassian
    Date: 1/9/2014 10:22:00 AM Block poet from commenting on your poetry


    ;-) You can't imagine the pleasure I get when you read my older writes. Thank you, Richard.
  1. Date: 3/2/2013 9:12:00 AM
    Eileen, you won't find it unless you google Adam Wade/For the want of your love--can hear it on youtube--like I said goes back 45 years--he has a great voice and a very smart guy who actually worked with Dr Jonas Salk--the inventor of the polio vaccine.

    Manassian Avatar Eileen Manassian
    Date: 3/2/2013 10:08:00 PM Block poet from commenting on your poetry


    Listening to it right now! :) Awesome and so enchanting...lovely words...a heartfelt plea...Thanks, Craig. I thoroughly loved it!
  1. Date: 3/1/2013 7:56:00 AM
    There's an old song-- For the want of a little rain/A lovely rose is lost/For the want of a tender kiss two hearts will pay the cost/So until you bring back the thrill I dreaming of/Like a rose without rain I know I'll live in vain for the want of your love.---This you say so well here. BTW--the Grook poem (escalator)

    Manassian Avatar Eileen Manassian
    Date: 3/1/2013 7:58:00 AM Block poet from commenting on your poetry


    Oh...I need to hear that song! How awesome is that? Thanks so much for sharing. Will check out your poem again! Thanks! :)
  1. Date: 2/28/2013 4:57:00 PM
    Very sweet :-)

  1. Date: 2/28/2013 7:17:00 AM
    Lucky one! Wonderfully written with deep feelings craving to be reciprocated. You may be a little flower, dear Eileen, but do not forget that little flowers are beautifying the world!

    Manassian Avatar Eileen Manassian
    Date: 2/28/2013 7:24:00 AM Block poet from commenting on your poetry


    :) So sweet of you to say that, my dear Demetrios! You are always a ray of sunshine!