for my love

by Elouise


I thought to buy
my love a gift
unique in every way.

Yet as I searched
along the shelves
Alas! I was dismayed.

They were so cheap!
So look-alike!
My heart fell in despair.

And so my heart
I give to you–
unique in every way.

© Elouise Renich Fraser, 14 February 2015
Photo credit: DAFraser, 11 September 2014
Vintage Perfume Bottles Display, Longwood Gardens, Pennsylvania