POEMS: “One Small Rose”

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I would rather have one small rose
From the garden of a friend
Than to have the choicest flowers
When my stay on Earth must end.

I would rather have one pleasant word
In kindness said to me
Than flattery when my heart is still
And my life on Earth has ceased to be.

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I would rather have a loving smile
From friends I know are true
Than tears shed round my casket
When this world I’ve bid Adieu.

Bring me all your flowers today
Whether pink, white or red:
I’d rather have one blossom now
Than a truckload when I’m dead.

(Author unknown)

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2 Comments Add yours

  1. LindaP says:

    This is exactly how I feel !Let’s share small precious moments NOW!

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  2. Reblogged this on bodyandsoulnourishmentblog and commented:

    from an older post

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