Gabriela Duricova

Rookie (22.5.1984 / Bratislava)

Dogwood Rose - Poem by Gabriela Duricova

My dogwood rose, you jewel of the field
Don't rack my heart, please to my arms do yield
Trust I've seen one too many orchids gold
But your bright glow in them I don't behold

You fragile beauty growing near the brook
Don't be mistaken by feathers of rook
To stranger's eyes I appear rather blunt
But in my black chest beats heart valiant

Oh, flower marked with summer's warmest scent
Can't you see how your fate with mine does blend?
To perish upon your petals I crave
This world for me hasn't a sweeter grave


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Poem Submitted: Thursday, September 12, 2013

Poem Edited: Thursday, September 12, 2013


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