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A Dragon Fly
by Deborah Ann Tornillo
Tuesday, May 29, 2012
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 A Dragon Fly

 

He came to rest

At first, I wasn’t sure

Was he here for a cure?

 

His wings shivered

He tried to take flight

My Chihuahuas quivered.

 

A Dragon Fly

Colors of a rainbow

Beauty dies.

 

Intensely, I watched

Hoping for the best

He just came to rest.

 

Deborah Ann Tornillo

Copyright, 2012

 

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Reviewed by Ronald Hull
That's okay. Your Chihuahuas were just being dogs. My Pomeranian, Jazz, was a great roach slayer. Unfortunately, Jazz was slain by a Labrador mix.

Besides, there is something sinister about dragonflies that I wrote about in a poem, too.

Ron
Reviewed by John Domino
Dragonflies spend most of their lives in the larva stage (up to three years, depending on the species). The adult, winged stage only lasts a few weeks. Mating is the primary reason for their winged stage. So when you see a winged dragonfly, you know it's toward the end of its lifespan. Sad but true. Love you!

John Michael
Reviewed by La Belle Rouge Poetess Of The Heart
I love them, these tiny symbols of eternal life. Beautiful pen Deborah.
Reviewed by William Bonilla
an excellent write Deborah
I too once wrote about a Dragonfly
Tiled "The Dragonfly"
If You Get the Chance Please read it
My Dragonfly was very heplful to me
as she was dying.
Love & Peace be with you

William
Reviewed by Budd Nelson
Deborah,
we all have to rest some times, very interesting and well penned.
Budd
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