Immersed in Gold

Immersed in gold,

A baptism of fire;

Liquified assets

Cabled by wire.

Locked in a vault,

Deposit of Kings;

Memories gilded

To last ’til the spring.


I am memorizing whatever I can from my autumn garden –  I need to deposit enough ‘gold’ to last me until spring!

7 comments on “Immersed in Gold

  1. Lori Lipsky says:

    The camera helps wonderfully with memorizing, doesn’t it? I love your garden flower photos and poems. My flowers didn’t do well this year because of our Wisconsin drought, so thanks for sharing yours.

  2. Caddo Veil says:

    Great idea, Melody–and it worked so well into verse, too!! God bless you–love, Caddo

  3. Debbie says:

    I loved everything about this one, the perfect lines and images and the whole context of it! Hope the memorization works, Melody! 🙂

  4. Beautiful thought and poem! I often take pictures just for me, and just so I can remember how my yard or flowerbed looked at a certain point in time.

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