Treasure Island

V.. F..


983 Snowflake


drifiting down slowly like a snowflake

beautiful and unique

such a long lonely journey

towards oblivion

try as I might,

destiny cannot change

falling to be swallowed up by the ground below

so what I can and must enjoy is the journey

for what is past is lost

what has to come Will...

(08th april 2002)

Submitted: Wednesday, January 23, 2008
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  • Mary Gordley (1/23/2008 1:47:00 PM)

    Virginia even with the sadness implied, this is a very beautifully written poem. During such winter moments it may be hard to remember, but the same snowflake will in the spring provide the moisture that sparks the crocus. (Report) Reply

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