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Stacy Dortch 1969 (Millen)

When I first met you,
I could barely say your name
But you spoke your oracles
And from heavenly vessel
I heard the message you proclaimed
Like a father who gives
And consul to his daughter
Who he has named
You declared with such innocence
Made my heart repentant
As I beheld your petals
I could hear your melody
Like a symphony of unity
Together your graces
Bring a rainbow of love and beauty
Hortensia some say
Hydrangea they parlez
But I am so thankful for pure
Yet lavish vanity
Like a rebirth and renewal
As I partake of your depth
I love to walk in the garden
Receiving your freshness with each step
Like nutrients and water to the body
You restore my troubled minds
With peace and tranquility
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Submitted by stacydortch on April 11, 2021

Modified on March 05, 2023

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Closest metre Iambic tetrameter
Characters 676
Words 130
Stanzas 1
Stanza Lengths 26

Stacy Dortch

Stacy Dortch is an American poet and educator who works include "Fantasy" and A Little Bit of Greek. more…

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