Petal Pullers

my pet daisy is dying

lil’ petals curling black

still

~she loves me~

does she not?

brave face fading

despite cater-pillars bracing her

there is nothing to be done

and love pulling her

to save her…

 

she’s a sweet pet,

honey bees needing her

no bark and no bite,

soothsayer

and I wonder if I should

bury her all the same,

so she can push herself up

lifting

finding new life. . .

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I bring to you an arrow, whole, Use it, or break it, But if you choose to take it --Know-- With it also, I will go. © Karen Robiscoe @1992

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