Treasure Island

John Ngirachu

(10/11/1983 / Nairobi)

Life's faltering march


Perhaps should we search,
through Life's faltering march
for firm friendship's embrace
than Love's insipid chase.
For friendship's not a phase,
like Love's two-sided face
yet friendship though it flies
lives long, never dies,
but dry does Love's flower,
sow hate in hearts gone sour.

Submitted: Friday, April 04, 2008
Edited: Friday, April 04, 2008
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