About Angelica Anne

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About Angelica Anne

Careful now…she’s fragile.
Give her no cause for fear.
A voice too loud will startle her
…too hushed, and you’re a blur.
Offer her soft…warm cookies.
Place a length of satin ribbon
…in her quiet hands.
Set a vase of lilacs where the sun
…will find their scent.
Careful now…she’s fragile.
Don’t frighten her to death.

Bonnie Marshall
from March,2013

Art by Frank Rozasy

7 thoughts on “About Angelica Anne

  1. “Set a vase of lilacs/where the sun will find their scent.” What a beautiful multi-sensory image. And it’s as gentle as the subject of the poem.

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