Careless Beauty

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She is careless with her jewels.


They sparkle in colors of rubies and gold.


In the weakening sunlight her finery cannot be surpassed.


Her beauty is glorious


But it is shortlived and soon starts to fade


The wind snatches her good looks away


Slowly at first


But then in a rush


Until all that is left are her empty and lifeless branches.


She will lie dormant until life rises back through her veins,


When Spring returns.


Amber Allen

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Copyright 24 November 2011

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Amber Allen 4 years ago Author

Hi KKG

Thanks!

Amber:)


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KoffeeKlatch Gals 4 years ago from Sunny Florida

Beautiful.


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Amber Allen 5 years ago Author

Thank you for popping by and reading my poem Prasetio. I am very well thank you and hope you are too. I'm pleased that you enjoyed this poem.

Amber:)


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prasetio30 5 years ago from malang-indonesia

Hi, Amber. How are you? I hope you always fine and healthy...amen. I love this poem. You make my morning so beautiful with this poem. Well done and rated up!

Prasetio


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Amber Allen 5 years ago Author

Hi anginwu

Autumn is such a beautiful time of year.

Amber:)


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anglnwu 5 years ago

Lovely--spring brings life. Thanks for sharing.


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Amber Allen 5 years ago Author

Thank you for reading and following me.

Amber:)


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carolinemd21 5 years ago from Close to Heaven

Beautiful poem.

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