Treasure Island

inas essa


Stone-blind


I was always wondering
How could eyes with gleam
Turn all of a sudden to stone-blind?
But as I saw some people
Trying to put out their inflaming fire inside
And wait for others hands,
Always asking for a guide;
I became sure that
The man is the only one who can decide,
Whether find a way to get answers
For how and why,
Or give up all gifts of meditation
And turns deadly stone-blind.

Submitted: Saturday, March 15, 2014
Edited: Tuesday, March 18, 2014

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