Capturing The Moment — Night Primrose, Sphinx Moth & Love’s Sprite   2 comments

Cutleaf Evening Primrose — Image by kenne

Primrose: Love’s Sprite

by Stephen Parker

Love blossomed in the darkest night
Morn’s gilding beams to spite
Night Primrose preened by tender blight
As Sphinx Moth, soft tips caress; sugary nectar slight
Perfumed aroma doth prating, intoxicated courtier incite
Glazed petals with dewy fans stream delight
Golden cup a succouring armchair from which passions alight 
Delicate, cream veil eclipses pallid, stolid moonlight
With availing breeze your dreamy parasol on Cupid’s wing takes flight

White-lined Sphinx Moth Getting Nectar from Dakota Mock Vervain — Image by kenne

2 responses to “Capturing The Moment — Night Primrose, Sphinx Moth & Love’s Sprite

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  1. Fabulous!

    Like

  2. Pingback: Capturing The Moment — What Do You See? « Becoming is Superior to Being

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