Saturday, June 17, 2017

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[image courtesy the imaginary garden with real toads]

REPLY OF A PRINCESS WOOED
Twinge of raindrops at midday aglow,
Sprout umbrellas, under clouds below,
Incessant chatter of garden birds hush,
Where rosebush, thorn-spiked, still blush;
Then chisel me a diamond, or better still,
Dark emerald, a spell to my chastity will.
© gillena cox 2017


Blog hopping today with
Imaginary Garden With Real Toads
Micro Poetry ~ Dark Emeralds
Prompted by Kerry O'Connor

24 comments:

  1. What a beautiful poem and lovely image!

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  2. quite striking Gillena! and romantic

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    1. Thanks for your appreciation Brendan

      Much love...

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  4. Dark emerald, a spell to my chastity will... sigh.. gorgeous!!❤️

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  5. Love the seduction of gems in your words

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    1. Thanks for your appreciation Björn

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  6. Love the subtlety before the fall.

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  7. Thanks for your appreciation Martin

    Much love...

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  8. I like the color and shape of the imagery in the 4th line... blushing sharpness.

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  9. Happy you dropped in Magaly

    Much love...

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  10. Better yet indeed! You have conjured beautiful visual images here.
    Thank you, Gillena.

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    1. Thanks for dropping in to read mine Kerry

      much love...

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  11. Lovely, lyrical and lush :) Some most unusual contrasts - which lend this incredible energy.

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  12. Thanks for your appreciation WildChild47

    Much love...

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  13. When the lady speaks, obey. He'll be better off.

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      Thanks for dropping in Jim

      much love...

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      Happy You dropped in Michael

      much love...

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