A Poet Who Loves To Sing ....AlvesHolmes

I Asked For Roses - Poem by A Poet Who Loves To Sing ....AlvesHolmes

Sweet concord mellow wine
Loosening my tongue
As I tell all
To all
About you the volcano erupting
Into my life
Storming verbally
Crushing my heart
But I don't cry
Not me!
Sweet concord mellow wine quiets me!
And as you claim you are mine
I ask, 'Lord why me'?
'I asked for roses and you set me a tree'!

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  • (12/19/2008 6:03:00 AM)

    The Lord works in strange ways. Who are we mortals to understand (Report) Reply

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Poem Submitted: Friday, December 19, 2008

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