No Longer Beautiful

Beauty in decay
Secret person of the heart
Loves with all she has

Why valued less than
Her superficial sister
Simple prettiness?

A two stanza haiku, by Meg Sorick

24 thoughts on “No Longer Beautiful

  1. We have an old Victorian rose holder that keeps the roses even when they are old, wrinkled and dried. There is something special about them, as they dry. And they still retain their beauty. At least, I always find those brittle petals still imposing. I like the haikus … believe me if all those endearing young charms …

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