Treasure Island

Suzette Richards

(Cape Town, SOUTH AFRICA)

Breeze


Softly it touches my cheeks
Of vague promises it reeks
Drowning out the daily din
Memories softly crowd in
A feather in the bird's beak

I inhale love which abounds
The abundance which astounds
Apportioning each his share
For others we dearly care
Compassion is all that counts

Welcome breeze of change caress
Putting aside all our stress
Embracing friendship offered
A haven of love proffered
Without you, my life would be less

Submitted: Wednesday, June 05, 2013
Edited: Friday, August 02, 2013
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