Origami #3

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I am a paper flower
with no colour or scent to distinguish me
Alone in the wilderness
fragile layers of tissue petals wither
and tremble
Desiccated they crumble
exposing my core
where sweetness should dwell
but merely a twist of thorns remains

 

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