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To Rosa----: Acrostic Post by :mjoyner2004 Category :Poems Author :Henry Timrod Date :September 2011 Read :2606

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To Rosa----: Acrostic

I took a Rosebud from a certain bower,
And by its side placed an Orange flower,
Then with the Speedwell, blended the perfume
And the sweet beauty of an Apple-bloom,
And thus, 't is one of the loveliest feats,
Is spelled a gentle lady's name in sweets.

(The end)
Henry Timrod's poem: To Rosa----: Acrostic

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