Electric Lady


Tears Of A Rose


It is the earth's hidden star
That makes life all worthwhile
The center of the universe revolves around her
As she overcomes a love that destroys most human beings
Forbidden love is a silent killer
For nobody ever talks about it
It's swept under the rug like an unwanted secret
Rose is a star
And she knows it too
She wears a purple ballerina dress
With her heart on her sleeve
Rose is a gorgeous light defined by natural beauty
She has an honest face and honest tears
She sparkles, she shines
I see a little bit of myself standing there
Along with the other aspiring roses that lead the way
I can't remember the last time I felt so inspired
As I place the crown on her head
She smiles as if the whole world is watching
The winds are a gentle force
Behind the mirrors of glitz and glamor
Rose is just a normal girl
Who likes peanut butter and jelly sandwiches
And a good game of miniature golf
A rose is a rose that's pure and simple.

Submitted: Tuesday, July 29, 2014

Topic(s): love


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  • Rookie - 709 Points Ken E Hall (8/4/2014 5:21:00 AM)

    Seems rose will grow into a normal lovely girl you may not see that star on her head but its there for sure...regards (Report) Reply

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