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pheasant’s-eye* corsage—
frivolous decoration
pinned to her new dress
~~ ~~ ~~
pheasant’s-eye corsage—
the amicable florist
sells it for a song
~~ ~~ ~~
unrefined corsage
made of wilted pheasant’s eye—
still the poor one sings

© 2015 by Magical Mystical Teacher
More Carpe Diem: “Pheasant’s Eye”
More Three Word Wednesday: “Amicable, Frivolous, Unrefined”

* pheasant’s eye: a flower also known in Japan as New Year’s Day Plant