burny peter

Sweet Fragrance Of Yesterday

a dry flower on the work table.
reminiscence of yesterday's sweet fragrance.
a love that breezes into an opinionated encephalon
like a sweet dream.

that old love song from oblivion paying a visit
to the drudgery of classroom
like a butterfly that lost its way
from a beautiful garden
fertile with meaning and situated before history.
(can all the alphabets of the world be a substitute
for the memory of honey that you carry, my dear?)

a torn page
is all that i have to give you.
a torn page
is all that i have to give you.

a lame child makes an arrow with it
to launch into the future
where unknown events linger expectantly
for stories of........................

Poem Submitted: Friday, August 7, 2009

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  • James B. Earley (8/16/2009 1:34:00 PM)

    A passionate reflection of another time and place! An excellent composition.

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  • Prince Obed de la CruzPrince Obed de la Cruz (8/8/2009 7:14:00 AM)

    'that old love song from oblivion paying a visit
    to the drudgery of classroom
    like a butterfly that lost its way
    from a beautiful garden
    fertile with meaning and situated before history.
    (can all the alphabets of the world be a substitute
    for the memory of honey that you carry, my dear?) '

    Nice one!

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  • Cj HeckCj Heck (8/7/2009 6:09:00 AM)

    Well-told - an excellent write.
    Warm regards,
    CJ Heck

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