⋅ 4 January 2012

To an Early Snowdrop

How amazing to see you
Ahead of your hour
Using your strength
To reveal a small flower.

Like a pure white pearl
Amid emerald blades
Your head peeps through
Winter’s harsh shades.

A courageous act
Pushing through frozen earth
To show me your beauty,
To reveal your true worth.

Stand tall and proud,
Delight me with your charm;
For the merest sight of you
Makes my heart calm.

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  • We have two snowdrops in our garden also. Such beautiful flowers and so brave to arrive so early. Thank you for your lovely poem I really enjoyed it..... Pat 4 Jan 2012 by

  • A lovely poem, I haven't seen any snowdrops yet here in Wales, but they are such lovely flowers, 4 Jan 2012 by

  • How I love snowdrops. This is a lovely tribute to such a sweet delicate flower. Lovely read. 4 Jan 2012 by

  • lovely... I am still and at peace when hearing this poem in my heart 4 Jan 2012 by

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