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  Just The Scent Of A Rose
by William Bonilla
Monday, June 27, 2005
Rated "PG13" by the Author.

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I sit here trying
To inspire my thoughts
So I may scribe
Some nobel words
To describe
Amidst a battlefield
This Scent Of A Rose
I feel
Where roses I can not smell
No butterflies nor bees
To pollinate their needs
No one to tend them
Providing water
No dew to rinse their petals
Before the rising sun
Just my words to describe
The magnificence
Of her in desert sands
With love and affection
As we did with our children.

The sounds of exploding shells
Awaken me
Back to the reality
To smell the rot
Of flesh and burning fuel
The screams of dying men
Some knowing the end is near
Softly cry for their moms
Their hands searching blindly
In the middle of noon
No! I can not find
Nobel words
To describe the dying.


By: William Bonilla
06/27/06



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Reviewed by Pier Tyler
Painted vividly. All so true. No mere words spoken here. Thanks for sharing this with us.
Reviewed by jude forese
a remarkably sobering poem!
Reviewed by George Carroll
Nor can one describe hell.
Reviewed by Linda Roman
heartbreaking poem....... great write
Reviewed by E T Waldron
heartwrenching pain from a heart full of compassion
William there are no words! Superb poem!
Reviewed by Susan Barton (Reader)
I'm blown away!
Reviewed by Tinka Boukes
Wow...this is heartbreaking...and also a reality that we cannot ignore!!

Love Tinka
Reviewed by Carole Mathys
Excellent, but heart breaking words William, the visuals are so vivid.
A splendid write dear friend!

Peace and love, Carole
Reviewed by Sandie Angel
No you can't describe it, but you feel their pains and despair. A well-expressed piece.

Sandie May Angel a.k.a. Sandie Angel :o(
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