Treasure Island

James Jarrett

(1963 / California)

Lies In The Hospital Room


My words became
Roses
And made bouquets
To brighten her room
Beautiful red roses
Without any wilted petals
Of sorrow or fear
I left them laying
Strewn carelessly
About her bed
And left the crying
For the cold hallways

James Jarrett

























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Submitted: Friday, January 24, 2014
Edited: Monday, January 27, 2014

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