Over 2000 years ago while doing yoga under Rose Apple tree, Indian prince Siddhartha received enlightenment that led to the philosophy of simple living for happyness or the essence of Buddhism. Rose Apple or Plum Rose is a delicious fruit with a smell of rose flower.
There's a funny story behind this poem. It was a class assignment back in high school; we were randomly given three words and had to write a poem containing these words. I believe mine were "talons," "whirlwind" and "funnel." Enjoy!