Strength Of The White Rose   8 comments

Thanksgiving 2013-9008 framed blogWhite Rose — Image by kenne

Daylight comes later.

Picked-up the morning paper.

Went running.

The usual walkers were out before light.

The hill slowed my run.

I will forget the pain when I finish –

It’s always that way.

The first freeze is forecasted for Friday.

Say goodbye to the bougainvilleas.

Their fall color will be missed.

Knowing that they will return consoles.

Come Saturday, the white rose will still blossom.

Signifying courage through the long winter night.

A symbol of the poets struggle.

They will not be silenced.

 — kenne

8 responses to “Strength Of The White Rose

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  1. Oh how wonderful! The white ones are out here too—courage so gentle it is breathtaking.:)
    -Jennifer

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  2. Beautiful still life!

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  3. I love your thoughts as my white rose is the only one still blooming…!
    )0(

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  4. Reblogged this on Beatz kane Blog 143.

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