Treasure Island

Morgan Michaels


Decline And Fall


What radiance! Were those sea-borne
dolphins crowding the bow,
the sun just peeping up?
Or mist-drawn rainbow?

Sigma, alpha, pi, ego,
phee, omega, greeted,
arms akimbo,
the smiling lith on the beach.

At dawn we quit ship,
skipped town altogether, drove
to the far side of the isle,
there being 'way too many people in port.

Submitted: Friday, January 20, 2012
Edited: Saturday, January 21, 2012
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  • Romeo Della Valle (1/22/2012 8:11:00 PM)

    Bravo! A very well penned and poignant write that clearly shows your poetic talent! Thank you for sharing! 10+++ Keep it up! Love and Peace for always! Romeo from New York City (Report) Reply

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