flower-bud quotes - 10 of
Her body calculated to a millimeter to suggest a bud yet guarantee a flower.
Go, pretty child, and bear this flower
Unto thy little Saviour; ...
stands for all things, even for those things that don't flower,
This bud of love by summer's ripening breath
May prove a beauteous flower when next we meet.
Where the Youth pined away with desire,
And the pale Virgin shrouded in snow, ...
Ah, Sun-flower, weary of time,
Who countest the steps of the Sun, ...
She drew back; he was calm
'It is this that had the power,' ...
A girl could only see
That a flower had marred a man, ...
Lovers, forget your love,
And list to the love of these, She a window flower, And he a winter breeze.
But the flower leaned aside
And thought of naught to say, And morning found the breeze A hundred miles away.
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