The Old Flower (tanka)

Dying on a road

Laid a withered old flower

Footsteps passing by

Yet in her scent was a smile

Of the glory which there was


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bravewarrior 18 months ago from Central Florida

And the scent lingers on. Beautiful!


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Jodah 18 months ago from Queensland Australia

Even an old flower can possess beauty.


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The Examiner-1 18 months ago

Lovely Martin! It describes a withering rose watching people go by who did not care. I voted up, shared and pinned it.

Kevin

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