Kevin Woo


The Life of a Flower


As the snow melts with upmost intensity


Out of the white field under the blues sky a green spot rises


The rise of a legacy of a summer, a legacy of blooms


The sun rises and white is no more


White once now is green, green signs of life


Life that will live for a summer time, summer that never ends


From green to yellow, yellow that perfects the view


View out of sight, so far away you can see the Earth curves


From yellow that blinds the eyes to cloudy skies


Now is time again, say good bye till summer comes back


From brown, the name of a legacy that lasted a life time


Brown surrenders to white, so smooth takes it by force


And Earth sleeps again under the white blanket


Forever and ever life lives and dies


Perfection is all.

Submitted: Tuesday, January 22, 2008
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