Purple Dahlia

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Purple dahlia

Crying tears

Petals are thieves

Stealing the sunlight

On a calm beautiful sunset

Where breath smooth’s over fields

Of harboured passion

For I believed

Crying tears

Purple dahlia.

Written for Theme Thursday

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3 Responses to Purple Dahlia

  1. Mary says:

    I really like the form of this poem, Alan. The repetition of the first and second lines works so very well.

  2. CC Champagne says:

    So beautiful and so sad. Wonderful!

  3. Gabriella says:

    Lovely poem, Alan! From now, I will not look at dahlias without thinking of crying tears.

Thank you for reading my poems. Please don't feel you have to comment. I enjoyed writing them, I hope you enjoyed reading them, Be blessed.

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