That Butterfly Flies Away

Youth is like a butterfly
flying by
before you can catch it
it has already flown away
its wings
forcing themselves upon the wind
it does not stay
upon the flower
for a very long time
it moves so very fast
dragging its beauty along
youth like that butterfly
it flies away!

by Dorsey Baker

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Dorsey, such a great write👍👍👍