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The Mighty Dandelion -- or, A Study in Hypocrisy

Genna C., San Jose, CA By TheWordShaker, San Jose, CA

The mighty dandelion
Standing proud
All green and white and gold
Swaying in the breeze.

Then, the mighty weed whacker
In spinning glory
All shiny red paint
Mowing down everything
In its path.

A tense moment
Time in suspension
As the cords touch the stem,
And then bite into it with a whir.

And the dandelion falls
Its last gift to the world,
White puffs of seed flying
Into the air and
Dispersing.

And so it goes.

Dandelions
Falling
Before a weed whacker
Like wheat before a scythe

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4 comment(s)
Skyset
Great Message!
Mar. 31, 2013 at 8:21 PM • Report
TheWordShaker
Thanks for reading! :)
Apr. 03, 2013 at 7:57 PM • Report
EYSYL
This is grand
Mar. 11, 2013 at 2:02 PM • Report
TheWordShaker
Thank you for reading! :)
Apr. 03, 2013 at 7:57 PM • Report
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