Poems

Mauve, Black, And Rose

Mauve, black, and rose,
The veils of the jewel, and she, the jewel, a rose.

First, the pallor of mauve,
A soft flood flowing about the body I love.

Then, the flush of the rose,
A hedge of roses about the mystical rose.

Last, the black, and at last
The feet that I love, and the way that my love has passed.



Poem topics: , ,

Rate this poem:

Add Mauve, Black, And Rose poem to your favorites

Add Poet Arthur Symons to your favorites

Similar Poems
There is no similar poems related to "Mauve, Black, And Rose" poem.
All Arthur Symons Poems

Popular Poets

Ron Rash (16 poems)
Jack Spicer (1 poems)
Louis V. Ledoux (4 poems)
Is It Poetry (0 poems)
Louise Gluck (4 poems)
Mirza Ghalib (4 poems)
Erica Jong (0 poems)
Joyce Sutphen (2 poems)
Roden Berkeley Wriothesley Noel (2 poems)
Thomas Hood (8 poems)

Popular Poems

The Cranes Of Ibicus, by Emma Lazarus
Acceptance, by Leon Gellert
Boston Hymn, by Ralph Waldo Emerson
To A Musquito, by William Cullen Bryant
My Heart Is Sick With Longing, by Thomas Hood
Lavinia, by James Thomson
Poet As Fisherman [French] (Poète Et Pêcheur), by James A. Emanuel
I Am The Reaper, by William Ernest Henley
The Glutton, by Jean De La Fontaine
The Quarry, by William Vaughn Moody