The Red Robe


The Red Robe

The ornamental gown was warm for the season.
A heavier silk
it hung on my shoulders
like an old friend’s embrace.

Blood red robe
against the day old white peonies-
spent petals falling to the floor
the ceremonial dancers scattering them.

© RebekkaSanchez2015

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