Scents of Spring



A flower's bloom is something to see
As it hides all winter, afraid and unseen
Beneath winter's hand it cuddles and lays
As the icy wind and rain wash through the days

But soon enough, when winter is at a defeat
Spring breaths her song, and the earth will re-heat
While nature's garden takes life, forgetting winter's past
As I watch a flower blossom,
Breaking the dead winter's snow, a'last
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Submitted on May 01, 2011

Modified on March 05, 2023

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Quick analysis:

Scheme XXAA BBCXC
Closest metre Iambic pentameter
Characters 383
Words 70
Stanzas 2
Stanza Lengths 4, 5

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