Treasure Island

Emmanuel George Cefai

(12th March 1955 / Victoria, Gozo)

Sweet the old melody, the line


sweet the old melody, the line
wherein the old play finished,
here the fragment,
the broken statue,
the pitcher in a hundred parts
and fragments:
sweet the old melody, sweet
and sour.

Submitted: Sunday, September 29, 2013
Edited: Monday, September 30, 2013

Do you like this poem?
0 person liked.
0 person did not like.

What do you think this poem is about?



Read this poem in other languages

This poem has not been translated into any other language yet.

I would like to translate this poem »

word flags

What do you think this poem is about?

Comments about this poem (Sweet the old melody, the line by Emmanuel George Cefai )

Enter the verification code :

There is no comment submitted by members..

Top Poems

  1. Phenomenal Woman
    Maya Angelou
  2. The Road Not Taken
    Robert Frost
  3. If You Forget Me
    Pablo Neruda
  4. Still I Rise
    Maya Angelou
  5. Dreams
    Langston Hughes
  6. Annabel Lee
    Edgar Allan Poe
  7. If
    Rudyard Kipling
  8. Stopping by Woods on a Snowy Evening
    Robert Frost
  9. I Know Why The Caged Bird Sings
    Maya Angelou
  10. A Dream Within A Dream
    Edgar Allan Poe

New Poems

  1. Quick To Finish Mentalities, Lawrence S. Pertillar
  2. Invisible Cage (For Robin Williams), Tori Leftwich
  3. Advent Of The Eagle's Cry, Captain Cur
  4. Strange Charisma Of Your Words, Captain Cur
  5. SENRYU (5-7-5) 11, Aftab Alam
  6. SENRYU (5-7-5) 10, Aftab Alam
  7. Bright, John Shea
  8. The Passion Inside, Jason Summers
  9. Earth Control, Moses Samandar
  10. I Won't Hold You Back, Jason Summers

Poem of the Day

poet Emily Dickinson

70

"Arcturus" is his other name—
I'd rather call him "Star."
It's very mean of Science
To go and interfere!

I slew a worm the other day—
...... Read complete »

 

Modern Poem

poet Kenneth Allott

 
[Hata Bildir]