by Dr M C Gupta
The pain of love is remembered better through thorns than roses.
|ROSES AND THORNS: a haiku—award winner
I cherish your gift.
The rose fades, not memories.
Thorns forever prick.
• This haiku may be viewed along with the picture of a rose, "Invalid Item" , posted by KimChi
* Awarded second prize in “Those Poems Contest”, "Invalid Item" , Round 6, hosted by Soccie
• For an expanded form of this haiku, please view MEMORIES AND THORNS, "MEMORIES AND THORNS"
M C Gupta
15 May 2008