Treasure Island

Marilyn Shepperson

(4th September 1949 / Hounslow. Middx)

A Rose


I picked a perfect rose
Salmon pink and sweetly scented
I knew it wouldn't last that long
But I did it to save it from the weather
And yes, I will admit it
I picked it for my pleasure

Submitted: Monday, September 25, 2006
Edited: Wednesday, September 22, 2010

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  • Raul Castelan (6/7/2007 7:18:00 PM)

    Quick and to the point. You did very well in this one. Four stars on this poem of yours no matter what anybody says. (Report) Reply

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