Haiku No. 271: Four Candles

four-candles

Four candles were lit

One for each man she had loved

All but one burned out.

By Deborah E. Dayen

Picture from Songbird Blog via Google Images

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20 responses to “Haiku No. 271: Four Candles

  1. Sorry, the whole thing was in the recommendation. Didn’t intend to read, but now that I have.
    You’re kidding yourself, us or both. All candles burn out.
    But it is a lovely romantic thought. Kind of like “that candle was doing the best it could ”

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