Letters to Luthien

Letters to My Future Bride

Valentine’s Day: A Kiss of Desire

Rosebud of desire

The White Rose
John Boyle O’Reilly

The red rose whispers of passion,
And the white rose breathes of love;
O the red rose is a falcon,
And the white rose is a dove.

But I send you a cream-white rosebud
With a flush on its petal tips;
For the love that is purest and sweetest
Has a kiss of desire on the lips.

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February 14, 2014 Posted by | Poems | , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment