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The Rose
by L. G. Figgins

Saturday, January 22, 2005
Rated "G" by the Author.
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To possess beauty

I picked a rose

The petals fell to earth

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Reviewed by A Serviceable Villain 2/16/2005

Definitive Haiku - excellent ... as beautiful as a rose!!

Best wishes,

Reviewed by A PAX 2/15/2005
oh yes
some beauty is not meant to be held, but to be beheld

very wise :)
but hard to resist a beautiful flower!!!
I know! lol
Reviewed by Regis Auffray 1/25/2005
I find this powerfully symbolic. I love haiku. You did wonderfully well with this, Linda. Love and peace to you.

Reviewed by Lisa Hilbers 1/23/2005
Anywhere there is life, there is death. And beauty is only a breath away from being gone.
Excellent Ku!

Reviewed by C. McGovern-Bowen 1/22/2005
Well done!
Reviewed by Sherry Heim 1/22/2005
A very large lesson packed into a small poem. Very nice, Linda.
Take care,
Reviewed by Judy Lloyd (Reader) 1/22/2005
I have several rose bushes and leave thier beauty to the forces of nature.

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