The Yellow Rosebud

by Mary E. Lowd

September 5, 2019

The yellow rosebud holds a secret in its petals,‬
‪Like a promise,‬
‪On the tip of the tongue,‬
‪Waiting for the moment when trust blooms,‬
‪And the words can finally be said.‬

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From the book:  Some Words Burn Brightly: An Illuminated Collection of Poetry

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