No Prize

by AnnaCaprice   Sep 10, 2016


I'll light the way if you ask me to,
But don't get too close my dear.
Though the flame is warm and comforting,
It will scorch anything too near.

Reduced to but an ember,
Sparked again by the light in your eyes.
You've set me upon this pedestal.
But I assure you, I am no prize.

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  • 1 year ago

    by Golden AnGel Rhapsodist

    Nice written piece with tasteful choice of words. ..
    well done.

    Gel

  • 1 year ago

    by Em

    A well rhymed, powerful piece.

    Em

  • 1 year ago

    by Dante Ravenkin

    I like this ;)

  • 1 year ago

    by Milly Hayward

    Excellent. A lively quirky poem with great rhyme and metre and deliciously sharp message. Loved it Milly x

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