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A Rose is a Rose III

Posted by
Monterey John (Hollister, CA, United States) on 30 April 2007 in Plant & Nature and Portfolio.

I borrowed this piece of Poetry from a very good photoblogger Suzanne of http://suzanne.shutterchance.com/

From a simple prayer
That began as a whisper in a quiet place
A dream can inspire the world
A voice echo far away
The wind can take our thoughts
From the wasteland where we walk
Into a pure land
As heroes proudly stand
Like a rose among thorns

From a simple act
That began in the corner of an unlit place
A vision embraces the world
A million candles blaze
We rise above ourselves
With a dignity somehow
Reach that Promised Land
As heroes proudly stand
Like a rose that grows
In spite of it all
A simple rose among thorns

In every lifetime we find a heart
That lights a spark in the eyes of the weary
Who can lead me to a greater love
Show there's good in us.

Canon EOS REBEL XT 1/160 second F/4.5 ISO 100 105 mm

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craiger from Vacaville, United States

Excellent!

30 Apr 2007 7:25pm

Manuela Photography from Hainburg, Germany

Superb composition and tones!

1 May 2007 9:21am

Jen from Jessup, United States

I am really enjoying your rose series!!!
Simply Beautiful!! : )

1 May 2007 12:25pm

Canon EOS REBEL XT
1/160 second
F/4.5
ISO 100
105 mm

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