Flowers for you.

flowers for you

bursting

like a ghost;

red and white violets

that were in a market shop

your eyes hunted them

and they were yours;

as the street calls out

in loneliness

the telephone replays

with your voice

engraved

in a blue marble vase

by the sea

gone.

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35 replies

  1. So beautiful and poignant, Lucy ♥️

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  2. I felt some sadness here, but loved the imagery of ‘like a ghost; red and white violets”!

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  3. Nice poem Lucy. It’s deep, I am thinking rn lol. I love poems that make me analyze.

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  4. One of my favorites of yours, Lucy 🌸

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