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Butterfly and Pansy

Floating on a gentle breeze
Zigzaging across the field with ease
A white butterfly flew over the flowers
Briefly he lit and touched a cornflower

Please come over here and visit me
Called a little brown faced yellow pansy
Come and kiss me too it said
And over to the pansy the butterfly sped

Lightly with its wings it lit and grazed
The sweet face of the pansy raised
For just a brief moment in time
And then the butterfly flew off to climb

High in the air away it went
Returning from whence it was sent
The pansy raised its face up to the sun
Watching as the butterfly went up and went on

Over the field to more flowers to light
On each one for another brief moment in time
Spreading cheer to each flower in the field
Spreading pollen of happiness to be yield
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Posted: Jun 2015
About this poem:
I love butterflies - may write more of them! :)

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yoursas
Very nice poem!!! thoroughly enjoyed. the only thing i can say is WOW!!!!
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Thank you youras - your so kind!

Kathy
Abby1963
I love this poem ! Very uplifting write heart wings ::teddybear:
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Thank you Abby. You've been a great support to me on here. teddybear

Kathyangel2
beautifulyou
i really like this!
great job... it's wonderful happy place


thanks for the share flower
paloma66
Such a light-hearted,sweet poem,reminds me of the wonderment of a child watching butterflies flit about in the garden,how nature can give us pleasurable moments to soothe the soul.Thank you dear Kathy for this lovely write,more blessings from our great creator.thumbs up bouquet teddybear
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Thank you so much beautiful!! I really appreciated you kind words. hug

Kathy angel2
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Thank you Paloma for your kind review. Especially thank you for the butterfly picture!! hug

Kathy angel2
Shelluv74
Very nice poem.
WILDANDREADY
WELL I LOVE THEM ALSO KATHY! ESPECIALLY THE BEAUTIFUL COLORS! WRITING ABOUT SUCH BEAUTIFUL CREATURES IS TERRIFIC!dancing TRAVIS
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Kathy

I like this piece best among all that you have written thus far.

I love the personification of the flowers and their conversation with the butterfly, busy spreading cheer and happiness among them . It makes the poem come alive, filled with the beauty of the gentle breeze and the sun, and the colourful display of flowers sprinkled in the field.
Reading your poem gives me a high, a NATURE high, for Nature is my first love.

Once again, thanks for posting this lovely piece.

Here are some more white butterflies for you:

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GadfIy
Maybe it's an age thing, but these days I seem to attract more moths than butterflies - but what the heck? A serene poem with a gentle order of rhyming couplets.

Regards

Bill wine wine
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Thank you so much Shelluv! hug

Kathy
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Thank you Travis. Yes - I absolutely love butterflies. In fact I use to have a Butterfly Bush that attracted them every year until last winter killed it off. bouquet teddybear

Kathy
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Socrates - thank you for the compliment and for the beautiful pictures of the white butterflies. Your kind words mean a lot as your one of the masters on here of poetry. wave teddybear

Kathyangel2
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Thank you Gadfly. Went to my brother's wedding today and they used my poem "True Love" on the back of their wedding bulletin. I was so honored. heart wings

Kathy teddybear
beautifulyou
hi kathy!
revisit cheering
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Kathy
I tried to contact you by email with some suggestions re poetry writing but was blocked. If you are interested, please email me.
peachmelba
Beautiful and inspiring poem that uplifted my heart reading it,


Well done god princess ,,your words brought butterfly and buttercups I even love the title of it,


Lovely poetic write,


wine .
candykid
You have a great style of writing....I thoroughly enjoy your poetry.
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Thank you Melba Peach. I also love butterflies and my mother loved pansies - kind of a tribute to her! angel

Kathy angel2
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Thank you Melba Peach. I also love butterflies and my mother loved pansies - kind of a tribute to her! angel

Kathy angel2
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Thank you candykid for your kind compliment. I enjoyed writing this one!

Sorry everyone for the double post - got to watch that finger of mine that loves to do a double click!! laugh

teddybear bouquet

Kathy
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Kathy

My sincerest apologies!!!
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No apologies needed for anything Socrates. I appreciate your insights and sincerely given suggestions. I feel honored to hear from you. angel2

Kathy
Poetnumber1
Beautifully crafted Godsprinces :). I enjoyed perusing your poem this morn.
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Thank you poetnumber1 - I love nature and when I walk I see lots of fascinating little creatures. Thank you for visiting, reading and your compliment!

Kathy angel
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Bringing out of the moth balls to try to encourage spring to come back! Happy Sunday everyone!

Kathy bouquet
doglover14
Kathy...This poem was so beautifully and tenderly written that it made my soul smile.

After reading this I think you should expand your writings to include childrens stories. What child would not revel in the beauty and the wonder of hearing the conversation between the beautiful butterfly and the awaiting flowers.

Thank you so much.
Your kind and gentle spirit is expressed in your writings.

Mady

teddybear

angel

happy place
JimEee
Kathy!

To be kissed by your butterfly is like
A touch of love!

Such a vision you have left in one’s mind’s eyes & heart!

Butterfly & Pansy a love story well done,

What a magical poem you have spun!

JimEee
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Thank you Mady for your kind compliments of my poem. The thought did enter my mind of children's stories - especially when I wrote "Winter Flurry"! Something to ponder and mull on! wink

Kathy hug teddybear angel
Redex
applause applause wonderful just a wonderful poem to read.teddybear
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Jim: Thank you for your lovely comments - in rhyme no less! laugh I'm glad you liked it.

Kathy teddybear angel
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Thank you Redex. Wrote this last summer after saw all these white butterflies flitting over the grass in the park I was walking in. Butterflies are one of my favorite things in nature. I have others as well, but the butterfly is so much fun to watch!

Kathy teddybear
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