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Ode To The Grand Designer Of The Beautiful Butterfly

By January 3, 2009 March 7th, 2014 No Comments

Ode To The Grand Designer Of The Beautiful Butterfly


Genius Of Design – She’s Come A Long Way From The Hairy Caterpillar

Showing Her Beauty  – An Artistic, Magnificent Floating Floatilla

Her Delicate Wings Like Tissue Paper Sails – Whisper A Gentle Flutter

Her Engineered Swallow Tail –Yellow, Silky Soft As Creamy Butter


There’s Natures Painted Lady – A Picture Poetry Marvel She Be

A Natural Wonder – Evolution Or God’s Gift?  Matters Not To Me

She Spans Her Wings, Sunbathes, Pirouette Flutters Upon That Flower

I Could Watch Her For Every Minute Of Times Winged Chariot’s Hour


She Seeks Out Nature’s Colour, Drinks In The Heady Nectar Perfume

Fliting, Bobbing, Dancing, Gliding From Glorious Bloom-To-Bloom

Then Nature’s Super Fragrance Scent Heavy- Triggers A Booming Sneeze

And Off She Flutters Skipping, Weaving, Floating Upon The Summer Breeze


I Follow Her With Sun Dazzled Squinting Eye’s Across The Golden Hay

Thrilled To See Her Delicate Beauty -She Really Has Brightened Up My Day

She Is A Queen – A Majestic Evolutionary Sovereign For My Eyes To Behold

A Stunning Example Of Nature’s Evolutionary Process – So I Am Tutor Told

Who Made Her ? Who Knows ? I Hope To Meet Her Maker – When I’m Wise And Old



This Poem Was Written By The Artist And Poet – Kongthin Pearlmich (aka Michael Knighton)When He Was Aged Fifteen. Scribbled In A School Jotter After Watching A Beautiful Butterfly Sunning Itself On Flowers Planted Outside The School Classroom.

Michael Knighton

Author Michael Knighton

Famous for his involvement with Manchester United and Carlisle United professional football clubs. This website showcases the other lifelong passions of Michael Knighton - as a creator of Art and Poetry and occasional blogger.

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