Reyvrex Questor Reyes


Love Sonnet 92: 'The Rose That Wafts Its Perfume In The Air, ' - Poem by Reyvrex Questor Reyes

The rose that wafts its perfume in the air,
Exudes a sweetness pleasant to the smell,
That even when already quite so fair,
An added virtue it could have as well;
And now it fills the plate as some food treat,
And though Shakespeare wrote much about the rose,
The Bard knew not that it was good to eat,
It was not one of things he did disclose;
But thorns dampen the poor flower's gaiety,
Since then dreamers and learned men argue,
Why life behaves thus is a mystery,
My mind presented me nary a clue;
......But love I'm to access, hindrance despite,
......Even if battlements secure the site.


Comments about Love Sonnet 92: 'The Rose That Wafts Its Perfume In The Air, ' by Reyvrex Questor Reyes

  • Gold Star - 6,979 Points Savita Tyagi (5/30/2013 9:31:00 AM)

    Read few sonnets and really enjoyed them. (Report) Reply

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  • Gold Star - 35,597 Points Gajanan Mishra (5/22/2013 4:27:00 AM)

    But love, hindrance despite, good one.
    I invite you to read my poems and comment. (Report) Reply

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Poem Submitted: Wednesday, May 22, 2013

Poem Edited: Wednesday, May 22, 2013


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