Treasure Island

LLM Mbatha

(kwa-Zulu, SA)

Flowers of a Garden


If all the flowers were roses
All of them red
Would they still be flowers
The ones we love to watch
Would honey be as sweet
And universal too
The rainbow is as such
Because of all the colors that complement
Aren’t we like flowers of a Garden
You and me
At least through the Eye of Heaven
If we could really be as such
This place would be like Eden...
Each of us blooming
Everyone belonging...

Submitted: Saturday, November 11, 2006
Edited: Wednesday, November 10, 2010
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