Metaphorically Speaking


Origami


Chrisp are the crinkles
deep wrinkles

Rectangle

edges
sharp as a blade

permanently pressed

try as one may
creases remain

Behold the beauty
artisan placed

in every fold
painstakingly

When attempting
to smooth out
paper crane

Submitted: Saturday, July 19, 2014
Edited: Saturday, July 19, 2014

Topic of this poem: metaphor


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