For Maggie

A poem of love from Di to Maggie read at source.

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Flowers… Life Lines by Sue Vincent

The beauty of flowers.

France & Vincent

There were flowers.

Orchids pinned upon a mother’s breast,

All lace and diamonds.

Long black gloves

And painted lips,

As she left, laughing.

A child who watched

As the door closed.

*

There were flowers…

Yellow tulips,

Cellophane and ribbon

A girl who blushed

As the curtain fell

Upon the stage;

She cradled them,

A first bouquet.

*

There were flowers,

Roses and lilies

White, in hands and hair,

Their fragrance mingled

With frankincense,

A ghost of awe and wonder

Finding a home

In memory.

*

There were flowers…

Rainbow hued,

Everywhere.

Greeting a life newborn,

With love and welcome,

Lighting stark severity

As a babe cried.

*

There were flowers…

Daisy chains

Around his brow,

Crowning him with sunlight,

In laughter,

In simplicity,

In love.

*

There were flowers,

Three roses,

Red as life,

Placed in a cold hand,

One for each heart

Saying farewell.

Too long,

Too soon.

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Three Things Challenge: #144

This is my first visit to The Three Things Challenge. Di at pensitivity101 said.”Everyday I’ll give you three words or things that will hopefully trigger your creativity.
No need to use them all if you don’t want to, simply read the prompt and see what comes to mind.”


Be patient with me this my first try so I played simple and I have gone with an Etheree

Image from Pixabay

Guy
Liked to
Fly up high.
Loving to look
At the view from on
High, up in the blue sky
Watching his neighbours scurry
Around on the ground far below
That he was watching, they did not know.
Three o’clock it’s time to be home for tea.

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