jo a. matibag

Rookie (decemder 3 1993 / philippines)

the flower


look at the flowers in my garden
look at the rocks that seem to harden
i wonder of they had any burden
like all the people who walks through this garden

in this place filled with flower's scent
i saw some flowers look bent
their petals seem to have some dent
like a flower i saw furing lent

i wish i was a flower
although i'll never have any power
because just by looking at it
can make one's heart beat

Submitted: Sunday, February 17, 2008

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