Treasure Island

Nora Eason

(May 9,1966 / Terrell Texas)

If Hope


If hope could be a color
It would be blue,
as blue as the sky.

If hope could be a taste,
It would be a ripe strawberry.

If hope could be a smell,
It would be the smell of a rose.

If hope could be a sound,
It would be the sound of a harp.

If hope could be an animal,
It would be a kitten purring.

If we just had alittle hope,
We would not have to say,
If Hope, And know that hope is.

Submitted: Saturday, June 28, 2008

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