Visions Of Life
2002-12-05 06:01:56 (UTC)

Last Petal

Last petal of my heart
My sanity entwined within
The confines of delicacy
Wilting with touch
Elements bleach and batter
This one fragment of self
I cannot hide without my thorn
Cannot defend my dying soul
Cannot cry away eternity
Last petal of my heart
Last glimpse of my beauty

Christine Bowen
December 2002