Treasure Island

Sally Plumb Plumb

(23 9 1940 / Haverhill Suffolk England)

Apple Tree


Your sunny cheeks
are as red
as the autumn apple
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  • Elena Sandu (11/27/2013 8:11:00 AM)

    Could anything be more beautiful than a smile on the apple cheeks of a dear child? Heart warming poem, thank you for share! (Report) Reply

  • Kevin Halls (7/26/2013 2:48:00 PM)

    Love this short but sweet poem Sally.
    A beautiful relationship between adult and child perfectly summed up.
    Hurry up and write a new one soon! (Report) Reply

  • Ken E Hall (6/17/2013 4:06:00 AM)

    Very sweet, apple red cheeks of a child...priceless and sure gives happiness to us all, last line seals it up perfectly...regards (Report) Reply

  • Unwritten Soul (2/13/2011 3:03:00 AM)

    Apple story just amaze me :) ....you know if your child is gracious apple fruit of life that is because it come from a strong and inspiring tree...and good tree is you and your care provide a branch of love to grow 'apple' as red cheek you can see...U proud of your child and i proud for you because it from the tree..it root all :) _Unwritten Soul (Report) Reply

  • Lynn Glover (1/20/2011 7:34:00 AM)

    A beautiful discription of the love between a grownup and a child. Very lovely to read and the flow is great. (Report) Reply

  • Elena Sandu (6/25/2010 12:44:00 AM)

    Isn't it funny? ! A minute before you made me cry and now I' smile! !
    In Japanese tongue, there is a sickness called 'ringo byo' (apple sickness) sometimes children gets something like a cold, that makes kids cheeks red..so instead of enjoying your poem like all the people do, I get shivers as i always do by thinking of kids sufferings..
    ..My laughs are triggered by the differences brought by language or living place..
    Anyway..you got another 10 (Report) Reply

  • Matt Mooney (5/14/2010 4:11:00 PM)

    A head on poem of a mother's love.The metaphor of the apples is perfectly engaging to the reader. (Report) Reply

  • Sandra Fowler (9/2/2009 3:59:00 PM)

    Warm and enchanting. I like what you
    see from your poetic window on the
    world.10, of course.

    As always,

    Sandra (Report) Reply

  • T S (3/15/2009 7:02:00 AM)

    I love the way you write Sally
    Every poem is like a branch off life's tree
    I like this one very much 10 plus from me (Report) Reply

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