Haiku - or maybe it's a Senryu since it's more about human nature than nature.

Don't know where it came from. That old chestnut about beauty being more than skin deep, still true though.



Cheeks like Dewy Rose

Cheeks like Dewy Rose
Are no consolation
If Heart is a Stone




Haiku by Marie Cadavieco The PoetBay support member heart!
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Written on 2010-11-16 at 15:14

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countryfog
Yes, a senryu . . . and as all good ones, the essence of a truth in a few words.
2010-11-17


John Ashleigh
A very comfortable read. Thankyou for your contribution of words.
2010-11-16


NicholasG
An indubitable truth!
Thank you Marie,
Nick
2010-11-16