James McLain

Gold Star - 40,603 Points (1958 - / From Tampa Florida And Still Living Near By)

Lily 'shuns' The Rose - Poem by James McLain

Lily 'Shuns' the Rose
Sweet with love,
each breath has run
So 'Far' so far, away.


Ignored by all
her lifeless
face
once warm and red
now pale
with dread.

and pink each petaled
gown now lays
upon the hard cold ground
too fade.


Comments about Lily 'shuns' The Rose by James McLain

  • Myrtle Thomas (12/18/2009 7:09:00 PM)


    A lovely poem about my two favorite flowers.So very lovely (Report) Reply

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  • (12/17/2009 2:25:00 PM)


    Sweet with love

    wonderful descriptive poem, belonging to symbolism, lovely to read

    10+++++++++++
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Poem Submitted: Thursday, December 17, 2009

Poem Edited: Thursday, May 19, 2011


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