Treasure Island

David Whalen

(5/18/38 / Covington Kentucky)

Evil Eye


Eye of emerald green
From which silvered tear flows
Flooding down
O’er icy frown
Longside of aquiline nose

Brow… sooty black
Perched above
Emerald eye unclosed
A nesting place
and alcove of…
A murder of coal black
crows

Submitted: Friday, August 30, 2013
Edited: Tuesday, September 03, 2013

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  • Aftab Alam Khursheed (8/30/2013 9:34:00 PM)

    An awesome poem and the words are not less than emerald and pearl but concluding is tasty one and keepeththe soul of Evil Eye/A murder of coal black crows thank so nic of you (Report) Reply

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