Carpe Diem # 82 Withered Mums

28 Dec

Dead Flowers (1 von 1)-4

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On a soldier’s grave

a bouquet of withered mums

left by a stranger

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5 Responses to “Carpe Diem # 82 Withered Mums”

  1. indytony December 28, 2012 at 6:48 pm #

    Beautiful haiku. Three short lines. One – death. Two – life. Three – mystery. This is the best haiku I’ve read in years. I’m definitely going to follow your work. Thank you.

  2. JazzBumpa December 29, 2012 at 10:31 am #

    Beyond sad
    Real human tragedy
    Well crafted

    Peace,
    JzB

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