Poetry of Kansas

Sand Burr

The sand burr is an ugly pest,
    But see the lovely flower.
Beauty comes at the behest
    Of those who know its power.

__Florence L. Snow

Contemporary Kansas Poetry
Helen Rhoda Hoopes
Page 110
(Kansas City: Joseph D. Havens Company. 1927)

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