Treasure Island

Emmanuel George Cefai

(12th March 1955 / Victoria, Gozo)

Ghastly day dispelled slow


Ghastly day dispelled slow from the
extension of the night by the Dawn
whilst
the night dews were still raking
tingingling on
the leaves whereon they fell
and on the frosty sea-sand bathed
by Father Ocean

Submitted: Thursday, October 10, 2013
Edited: Friday, October 11, 2013
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