Treasure Island

Emmanuel George Cefai

(12th March 1955 / Victoria, Gozo)

They told me


They told me
That
The sirens sing a song of mystery
A sad song
That befits the drear of the seas
In those dark waves
In those darkness under the stars
And lit but dimly by the weakly moon:
The sirens sing a song of mystery
And for us humans
Preferable to go to these sites
And hear the sirens singing
Singing their sad songs
In the sad nights to the
Sad heavens and the dim lighting moon.

Submitted: Tuesday, September 24, 2013
Edited: Wednesday, September 25, 2013
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