Giorge Thomas


Lemon Tree


Here is my lemon tree.

Strong, and laden with

fruit.



Here is my lemon tree

that has been hacked

within an inch of

its life, yet keeps coming

back, stronger and more

vibrant.



Here is my lemon tree

the only thing to survive

my complete garden

meltdown.



Here is my lemon tree

with its juicy, tangy

fruit

which we have preserved

in large jars in our pantry.



Here is my lemon tree

which one day will wither and die

as will I.

Submitted: Thursday, January 02, 2014
Edited: Friday, January 03, 2014

Do you like this poem?
0 person liked.
0 person did not like.

Form:


Read this poem in other languages

This poem has not been translated into any other language yet.

I would like to translate this poem »

word flags

What do you think this poem is about?

Comments about this poem (Lemon Tree by Giorge Thomas )

There is no comment submitted by members..

Famous Poems

  1. Phenomenal Woman
    Maya Angelou
  2. Still I Rise
    Maya Angelou
  3. The Road Not Taken
    Robert Frost
  4. If You Forget Me
    Pablo Neruda
  5. Dreams
    Langston Hughes
  6. Annabel Lee
    Edgar Allan Poe
  7. I Know Why The Caged Bird Sings
    Maya Angelou
  8. If
    Rudyard Kipling
  9. Stopping by Woods on a Snowy Evening
    Robert Frost
  10. A Dream Within A Dream
    Edgar Allan Poe
Trending Poets
Trending Poems
  1. Still I Rise, Maya Angelou
  2. Eternity, William Blake
  3. Phenomenal Woman, Maya Angelou
  4. The Road Not Taken, Robert Frost
  5. Daffodils, William Wordsworth
  6. If You Forget Me, Pablo Neruda
  7. Dreams, Langston Hughes
  8. I Know Why The Caged Bird Sings, Maya Angelou
  9. If, Rudyard Kipling
  10. A Dream Within A Dream, Edgar Allan Poe
[Hata Bildir]