Golden Rose in Bed

bulbs swell and
bloom begins,

lacks the map and better tools
but gardener still tips
his cap, commits
to search-

drillin’ for the deep-
halts when his spade
strikes stone,
or worse

do lay me in this
golden bed,

rose, wrap your
roots around
my neck.

composed as accompanying piece to ‘Frozen Rose In Bed’ https://handsinthegarden.com/2020/04/18/frozen-rose-bed/

image: https://abstract.desktopnexus.com/wallpaper/580851/

image: https://youcanbeanartist.com/event/golden-flowers/

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