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Praise to Egg Flowers

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                 Praise to Egg Flowers

 

  The branches of the tree are thumb-sized.

  They go up very forkedly.

  The flowers blossom only at the branch tips.

  Their “ goal”  is to tell that spring season is coming.

  The petals are albumen-white and the centers are yellow.

  This is why people call them egg flowers.

  Their charming fragrance puffs around.

  People there are enchanted with joyful mind.

  The whole flowers drop a few days after blossom .

  Pick them up and take home, and feel warm in mind.

 

Remark.  It was written on 26 February 2018. The Latin name of egg flower is Plumeria Rubra.

      

            鸡蛋花吟                 

                     

   拇指粗枝,繁叉上行。

   枝头绽放,为报春临。

   白花黄心,由此得名。

   幽香扑鼻,醉心悦情。

   数日朵落,家添温馨。

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    • Flower Wall 2019-1-24 09:25

      You should translate the Chinese part of your text into English for foreign friends to fully understand your meaning!

    • Flower Wall 2019-1-24 09:20

      May change one word of your last sentence of the poem?  
      船业盛花"醉”在心。  THE new one sounds as same as the former one in pronunciation that can enrich your original meaning with more wonderful imagination left for reader friends!

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