Your Time to Season

Your time to season has had its season,

your useful bits have now long gone;

you struggle to rhyme without your reason,

the line in the sand has been overdrawn.

But in your structure, I see a spark

of a cunning, active, tactile mind;

your sunset days will leave their mark,

in beauty you’ll rest, when life’s resigned.

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These chives have lost their primary purpose – and yet, in their decline, they are still beautiful. Β Don’t you agree?

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13 comments on “Your Time to Season

  1. Alastair says:

    They are beautiful. I didn’t realise they were chives.

  2. RoSy says:

    I agree. I still see the beauty in them πŸ™‚

  3. Caddo Veil says:

    I love chives–didn’t know they looked like that.

  4. Glenda Mills says:

    Beautiful in decline…I like that!

  5. Debbie says:

    I think they look beautiful too! Loving how we can still see beauty, even as things are ending up their season in the garden. Thanks, Melody!

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