Treasure Island

Joseph Narusiewicz

(9/29/50 / So St Paul, Minnesota)

How The Gold Shines


See the crushed sincerity
All the lifted up
Shame redeemed in gold
I was lost and now i'm found

All these broken hearts
Pretense stripped by fire
Tears washing the gutter
Three octaves of pain

How the Gold Shines

Submitted: Sunday, June 16, 2013
Edited: Tuesday, July 30, 2013
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