Annia Rosa


Red Velvet Wedding


It was a wedding of white
Spattered with red—
The flowers sang celebrations
As the old bell rang
The time was approaching
The time was running
They took their places
They played their parts
In this wedding of white
Dripping in red—
Some cheered and smiled
Some quietly rejoiced
The music danced
And the world spun
The stars shone
But the night fell
On this wedding of white
Laced in red.

Submitted: Saturday, February 04, 2012
Edited: Tuesday, July 15, 2014

Do you like this poem?
0 person liked.
0 person did not like.

Read this poem in other languages

This poem has not been translated into any other language yet.

I would like to translate this poem »

word flags

What do you think this poem is about?

Comments about this poem (Red Velvet Wedding by Annia Rosa )

Enter the verification code :

There is no comment submitted by members..

Top Poems

  1. Phenomenal Woman
    Maya Angelou
  2. The Road Not Taken
    Robert Frost
  3. If You Forget Me
    Pablo Neruda
  4. Still I Rise
    Maya Angelou
  5. Dreams
    Langston Hughes
  6. Annabel Lee
    Edgar Allan Poe
  7. If
    Rudyard Kipling
  8. I Know Why The Caged Bird Sings
    Maya Angelou
  9. Stopping by Woods on a Snowy Evening
    Robert Frost
  10. Invictus
    William Ernest Henley

PoemHunter.com Updates

New Poems

  1. Groupies, Melissa K Vigna
  2. Skeleton, Melissa K Vigna
  3. Music, Melissa K Vigna
  4. Festival, Melissa K Vigna
  5. The Fairy, Melissa K Vigna
  6. In The Cave, Melissa K Vigna
  7. The Dark, Thoko Mangena
  8. Puppet of Dream, Aftab Alam
  9. Allegorose: Children - Life's Most Preci.., Dr John Celes
  10. Mandelstam's Ghost Returns Too Early, mary douglas

Poem of the Day

poet Pablo Neruda

I want you to know
one thing.

You know how this is:
if I look
at the crystal moon, at the red branch
of the slow autumn at my window,
if I touch
...... Read complete »

   
[Hata Bildir]