A lonely vase
A white rose bends, its stem closer
to the table every day
its petals soft and open
going down with it.
The arrangement was full:
All whites, roses, lilies, baby's breath
large fronds and lush ferns for contrast.
A clean cut cool scent was evident.
"Only white", I said.
"Only white would do".
After the service my trembling hand
pulled loose two white roses from
One was kissed and placed on
your coffin. The other poised in a
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