Treasure Island

Gert Strydom

(03 April 1964 / Johannesburg, South Africa)

We Strive In All (Cavatina)


We strive in all what we do and we are
somehow for truth,
for something to outlast our humanity,
our dwindling youth
in a world that is in constant decay
but each untruth
in our humanity is buried deep
while in life we yearn, learn, laugh, play and weep.

Submitted: Monday, January 20, 2014
Edited: Tuesday, January 21, 2014

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