Tulips

Fri, 04/26/2013 - 11:29 -- Elladan

Location

22963
United States
37° 52' 35.4396" N, 78° 16' 13.422" W

Innocence wilts,
tulips in a graveyard.
No hope left
to flutter slowly by.
Rays of sun can no longer
bring her back to life.

She sits on a curb, idly,
with nothing to watch,
no one to look for her.
She is alone;
there is nothing to replace her fear
as it crumples her
into a vulnerable heap of dust.

She has become a piece
of paper,
shredded,
thrown away by uncaring hands.
Soaked by mud and rain,
she is nothing,
she is no one,
she is gone.

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