Treasure Island

MacGregor Tagliaferro


Tread Softly


Had I silver and gold, rubies and pearls,
Wrapped up in pretty paper and ribbons,
And everything in the world that was good
Of time and truth and of heaven and hope,
I would give it all to see you again:
But I have only my dreams and my words;
So I spread my dreams and words on the wind;
And pray that darkness treads softly on them

© 2013 Cowboy Coleridge All rights reserved

Submitted: Thursday, June 13, 2013
Edited: Tuesday, July 30, 2013
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For my Muse June 2013 Out West

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