Poisonous Rose

You were so lovely back then
like a rose picked from a garden
a glimpse was more than enough
to enslave my lonely heart

And Like a bee I have longed
that sweet nectar you possess
never thought I would be wrong
sweet poison, pain all you’ve caused

Angelic smiles, all were facades
to hide the ugliness inside you
tears you shed, part of masquerade
so blinded, I haven’t had a clue

Then you have left me for dead
wearing the mask of deception
like a rose glowing in bright red
the pretender, back in her throne

8 Responses to "Poisonous Rose"

  1. yea...a rose could be deceiving... a beautiful flower, who would doubt??? but beware of its thorns.. great reads!!!:D

    Have a blessed day!!!:)

    >kelvin

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  2. If it's a rose I can accept the pain she inflicts. If she is a woman, there is no excuse for having a beautiful exterior and a thorny interior.

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  3. Well written. The masks people wear can indeed hide ugly things.

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  4. very nice poem, touching my heart...

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  5. Thank you all guys for taking time to read. A comedian in a suit is fine, but a devil in disguise is something.

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  6. Excellent, excellent and Oh, did I mention EXCELLENT!

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  7. ahhh! well expressed.

    though the pain lingers
    memories slow to fade
    we learned a thing or
    two from the experience
    that never again to repeat

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  8. You made my day with your comment my friend... to read such a compliment from someone of the same land... o, that was unbelievable... ye know, alam mu nmn pg Pilipino ang hirap i-please right??? so thanks a ton for your appreciation and recognition of my talent... cheers!!!:D

    A blessed Sunday and Happy Father's Day!!!:D

    >kelvin

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