She Is Winter
Alabaster skin, refined delicacy
opalescent as Mother of pearl.
Sapphire glints on ice,
Silver locks, adorned with snowflakes all aswirl.
Poignant, tinkling, musical laughter,
Icicle fingers dripping diamonds,
Sunlight sparkles brilliant;
Blue topaz on Quartz.
Frosty, haughty, immune.
She Is Winter…
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Debutantes and Daisies, A Bouquet of Poetry. Louisa Owen