A camellia in the throes of ecstasy.

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Velvet petals bloom
Unfurling from calloused hands
A lover’s deft touch

Velvet petals writhe
Trembling from ecstasy 
A lover’s caress

Velvet petals dance
Swooning in lush opulence
A lover’s embrace

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  • galore on May 11, 2011

    lovely poem and a beautiful flower

  • Anuradha Ramkumar on May 12, 2011

    Too good, both the poem and the flower.

  • Shirley Shuler on May 15, 2011

    Hi Lady Sunshine, I don’t know which is more beautiful, the poem or the flower.

  • Erin Miller on May 18, 2011

    Lovely poem.

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