Walterrean Salley

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Rainbow Watch - Poem by Walterrean Salley

The Rainbow is universal,
Everybody knows of him.
He comes with brilliant colors,
Appearing on a whim.

Attracting all attention
Perching incredibly high,
While those peering from below
Are transfixed with a sigh.

We are wowed by its colors,
Its design and location—
So marvelously displayed,
But is short in duration.

Tho’ rainbows tend to soon depart,
The aura lingers in the heart.

Poet's Notes about The Poem

© 2/25/13

Comments about Rainbow Watch by Walterrean Salley

  • Heather Wilkins (7/8/2013 2:44:00 AM)

    a lovely write about the rainbow. Its colors are beautiful and short lived. (Report) Reply

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  • Valerie Dohren (6/22/2013 5:23:00 AM)

    A beautiful sonnet Walterrean, very descriptive of a lovely rainbow - they are indeed a beauty to behold and you capture that so well here. (Report) Reply

  • Gajanan Mishra (6/22/2013 5:00:00 AM)

    attracting the attention of all - rainbow. thanks.
    I invite you to read my poems and comment.
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Poem Submitted: Saturday, June 22, 2013

Poem Edited: Saturday, June 22, 2013

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