Kevin Patrick

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Colour of Happiness Poem by Kevin Patrick


The colour of anger is Red
Frustration connubial to Dread
The colour of love is Purple
Sanguine to Aphrodite's myrtle
The colour of life is green
Freshly mixed with infused submarine
But the colour of happiness is transparent
A viscous antonym of denotation


and I am the colours Souvenir
Cheap, artefact of a personas facsimile

Submitted: Wednesday, February 29, 2012

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  • Gold Star - 25,578 Points Akhtar Jawad (10/20/2014 2:53:00 AM)

    The color of happiness is white because it has all the colors of a rainbow, it is transparent only if it is pure. A great write. (Report) Reply

  • Veteran Poet - 1,393 Points Elena Sandu (7/24/2014 7:59:00 AM)

    How clever, a cheap souvenir will it be available to anyone couldpossible be the color of the open heart? Transparent the color of happiness, could it be truth and content with everything that is? Lots of wonders, thank you for the nice meal: Great food for thought! (Report) Reply

  • Freshman - 522 Points Sally Plumb Plumb (6/28/2014 1:47:00 AM)

    As transparent as a rainbow? You've set me thinking. (Report) Reply

  • Silver Star - 3,187 Points Walterrean Salley (10/6/2012 12:15:00 AM)

    Abstraction. The definitions and ideas envisioned here, indeed, are interesting concepts.

    and I am the colours Souvenir
    Cheap, artefact of a personas facsimile
    A very humbling view of oneself. (Report) Reply

  • Rookie - 197 Points Pheko Motaung (3/5/2012 10:01:00 PM)

    A lovely fantastic majestic fabulous gorgeous masterpiece of a classic poem! Thank you very much (Report) Reply

  • Rookie - 12 Points Sanu Puthupallil (3/3/2012 10:32:00 PM)

    i like the theme.....nice poem (Report) Reply

  • Silver Star - 3,652 Points Dave Walker (3/2/2012 7:55:00 PM)

    I love the flow of this, a fantastic poem. (Report) Reply

  • Rookie - 50 Points John W. McEwers (3/2/2012 3:35:00 PM)

    I feel the same way. Good Poem! (Report) Reply

  • Rookie - 8 Points Besa Dede (3/2/2012 10:25:00 AM)

    Beautiful poem. I like how the entire verse flows naturally. Good job (Report) Reply

  • Rookie - 10 Points Poet Of The River (2/29/2012 11:36:00 PM)

    well put. an interesting concept. (Report) Reply

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