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Dilantha Gunawardana


A Baby and A Butterfly


What is more beautiful?
A butterfly unwrapped from a cocoon
Or a child born from a womb

Both diaphanous creatures
In the fragility of tender beauty

Submitted: Tuesday, April 15, 2014
Edited: Tuesday, April 15, 2014

Topic(s): nature


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