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Cosmos

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Cosmos

Dancing in the warm sunlight
Along the roadside verge
A profusion of flowers –
Blooms of bright delight!

Shades of purple, pink and plum
Interspersed with white
An abundance of blossoms –
What a cheerful sight!

God’s gift to those of us who see
The beauty all around,
A display of perfect splendour
Carpeting the ground!

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©DGA

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Author: adeeyoyo

I am a middle-aged South African woman, living in Johannesburg. I began writing poetry towards the end of May 2010. I love animals – sometimes more than people!

22 thoughts on “Cosmos

  1. Wow, what beautiful picture you have painted here with your words Adee…love cosmos. xx

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  2. Stunning, adee.
    Have a super week.

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  3. to those of us that see…it does take some eye opening…great write adee…and beautiful flowers…

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  4. I adore Cosmos…. While I was waiting for my mum at the Oncology Division I would look at the same magnificent photograph every day to calm me down and put me at peace with the world. A stunning picture of this extraordinary flowers blowing in the wind… *sigh* An unasuming little flower that impacts quite a punch.

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    • They are really stunning, Lynda. I bought a packet of seeds and scattered them in the garden about 5 years ago and they have always given me a wonderful display and I have a huge bottle of seeds collected from them which I use to fill in the spaces every year.

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  5. this was most certainly an inspired work!

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  6. both the poem and pictures are very cheering

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  7. Some lovely words there…and stunning photos to go with them!
    Have added you to my blogroll so I know when you’ve posted 🙂

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  8. You do know how to hold the beauty in your words. Great. 🙂 Have a fun week.

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  9. I love flower carpets! I have two awards for you. If you’d like to accept, you can find them here: http://frayedges.wordpress.com/2010/09/06/blogger-awards/

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  10. super beautiful!:

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    • Much as I’d like to, Ji, as I told you before, I don’t have the time do do the awards. Thank you for doing this for all the bloggers. I wish you all the very best with them but please count me out for the meantime. I’m so sorry.

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