JANIS Frankel


Italia


Ruined beauty.
Aged whore of the Mediteranean.
Captivating mistress of antique titans.
Overripe, but so much left to savor.

Old and feeble,
Yet men still want you so.
No modesty covers your decreptitude.
Bold harlot, alluring still.

Loveliness and lovers through eternity.
Italia

Submitted: Friday, April 18, 2014
Edited: Saturday, April 19, 2014

Topic of this poem: time


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