Treasure Island

Michael Shepherd

(8.4.1929 / Marton, Lancashire)

0012 summer e e cummings in


said rilke
god needs us too

people celebrate spring
spring celebrates people

parks enjoy children
gardens care for gardeners

flowers bless the showers
eggs make birds

flowers choose their pickers
new dresses look for girls

kites drag children
love looks for lovers

and merry is all

with a ho and a hey
for this jolly today
tomorrow will be
yesterday

Submitted: Tuesday, May 09, 2006
Edited: Friday, July 23, 2010

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  • Gina Onyemaechi (5/9/2006 8:49:00 AM)

    Well here's a jolly, fun little ditty! ! Nice one Mikey! I'm not actually familiar with EEC, but I still appreciate and enjoy this piece of fun.
    Love,
    Gina. (Report) Reply

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