The Water Lily and the Moon

Waterlilyin the bosom of the silver waves
grew a single water lily
speckless and spotless
the colour of pure milk
a private bud, it lay unopened
till the night it blossomed
complete, open, a whorl of whiteness!

By Vijayalakshmi Harish 2013

Photo from Longwood Garden’s

 

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