#68 of 365 – “petals”

“petals”

 

petals

of snow,

longing

to kiss

earth,

fall

across

my cheek

and cry,

that they’d left

with such

high hopes,

yet lived,

not quite

long enough

to touch

ground.

how sorry

I was

to have ended

their lives,

with the simple

act

of being.

 

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About Blackbird

Poet, sculptor, writer, spouse, parent, crazy person - not necessarily in that order.
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2 Responses to #68 of 365 – “petals”

  1. pi314chron says:

    Yes! Love the premise…and the last seven lines are golden!

    Ron

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