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A Realistic Love Poem From Middle Age

I gave my new love flowers-
sleek adolescence
of tulips from California
purple-virginal
cold, too, and dewy
pink and sky green-
hues that will often tint
the lintels of dreams.

I wanted to give a gift-

something that would fire,
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Patti Masterman 10 October 2011

Ha, this is pure killer. And I am the only one finding this hidden treasure while the others comment on their 200th poem about somebody cutting themselves up? ? . What a world.. but glad to find this, amidst all the craziness..kudos for this one, it is a treat, and I'm saving it for..the someday when perhaps I will have a middle age love..except it's too late already, lol.

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