Hello readers! Today is my sister-in-law’s birthday so I crafted her a sonnet.

Happy Birthday, my dearest sister!

 

SONNET II

(A poem dedicated to Gardhen C. Raymundo-Claveria)

 

Shall I compare thee to a golden moon?

Thou art more glorious and radiant.

Even the gleaming stars croon,

When you gaze in an instant.

 

Shall I compare thee to an easterly wind?

Thou art more unfathomable and temperate,

blowing fairly from the bottomless rind,

enveloping your idiosyncratic fate.

 

Shall I compare thee to a flower?

Thou art more delicate and exquisite.

Even the bees made inimitably sober,

after sipping your sugary palate.

 

Shall I not compare thee to anything?

Thy beauty is ethereal and everlasting.

 

© Copyright 2017 Anabel Geneta-Raymundo

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