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Splendor Unseen

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Splendor Unseen

It holds such splendor in supple petals sweet,
Vines intertwine with a beauteous poetic feat.
Colors manifold tint a fragrant rose,
But alas jagged thorns upon it also grows.

For what would be beauty without malice,
What in life beholds such boundless bliss.
To live, appreciate the toils we shall meet,
For strife, drives us harder to be complete.

So in balance we shall strive to remain,
With sorrow we flourish with the pain.
Beauty is not found in what we perceived,
But a scented rose's fragrance achieved.

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  1. Date: 4/3/2014 5:01:00 PM
    PD.. A lovely creative wrote deserving your high placement !

  1. Date: 4/2/2014 5:33:00 PM
    LISA, Congratulations on your winning poem.... xox~ Linda

  1. Date: 4/1/2014 3:56:00 AM
    Hi, Congrats on your win. Comparisons between beauty and ugly thorns a sure fire descriptive write. Regards Theresa xx

  1. Date: 4/1/2014 1:27:00 AM
    Beautiful imagery and nice take, congrats on the fine win, Poetess

  1. Date: 3/31/2014 7:29:00 PM
    Ardour for the odour - I especially like the last two lines. Congratulations.

  1. Date: 3/31/2014 5:22:00 PM
    I really liked the positive message in your poem. The rhyming was very nicely done, as well. A beautiful poem! Congratulations on your win!