Rose

Location

43201
United States
39° 59' 34.7352" N, 83° 0' 4.3956" W

(poems go here) This morning the rose settled
on a dead pine, distinguished
with the color of smoke.

Remember the red fire.

This death and destruction,
a last look along the edges of the water,
eyes fastened harder than love:
high in the air, then fell.

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