My Bed of Roses

by reginadee2014

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My Bed of Roses

Regina Puckett

I lay down here in my bed of roses

Running away from what life imposes

If I close my eyes I see only beauty

And not what the world thinks is my duty

So let these petals cover me in their delight

I can pretend there’s no darkness – only light