Treasure Island

LaSoaphia QuXazs

(1934 / Budapest, Hungary, living in the USA)

The Twinkling Evening-Morning Star.


The best time to see the evening star
Just before dark, when I search the sky near and far.
All year the star is passing high above my home,
Only in the middle of October I see, it was always around my dome.

I sit in my chair, look into the darkening sky,
Following with my eyes as it's passing by.
The evening star is the first one to shine above,
It takes a long time until the rest follows that rare dove.

It is the last to disappear when the sun is up high,
First at sundown to come up, & last after the dawn to say good by.
Some say at first glance make your wish,
Hope that life will bring it to you to accomplish.

Submitted: Thursday, August 01, 2013
Edited: Friday, August 02, 2013
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