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Taken (tanka)

Updated on May 25, 2015

A beautiful rose

Taken for the world to see

Taken for pictures

Taken for some greater cause

Taken from her family


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      Bill Holland 2 years ago from Olympia, WA

      A metaphor by any other name is still a......rose

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      Shauna L Bowling 2 years ago from Central Florida

      Martin, something's wrong here. Your tanka repeats seven times.