Treasure Island

Aufie Zophy

(18 October 1964)

Y.. Poetry and History


Tired at night, I went to sleep
I slept tremendously deep
I slept a very long time

I woke up in October of 2110
and some history books of then
were laying in that room of mine

How exciting it was, how queer
to read the history of the coming years
I was in for quite a surprise

The heroes of the 2011 history books
were labelled as what they were, just crooks
Heroes in 2110 were nobody else than the wise

There were some wise people, so clever
who brought to us kindness and wisdom forever
these were the heroes of 2110

Among the heroes, prophets and thinkers were found
poets of wisdom, their names all around
Sages and wise ones from way back,2010

In 2110, from what I could read
there was no longer hunger, no more greed
thanks to the poets sharing wonderful words

I prayed to go back to the time when I had started to sleep
I wanted to share that news, so good, so profound and deep
I was happy to wake up in the now, my prayers were heard

So here I share the wonderful news at last
That greed and hunger will soon be a thing of the past
it all 'll have started in 2012 during spring

History books of the future mention a kindness revolution
Starting in May 2012, affecting all subsequent evolution
Isn't that a wonderful thing?




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Submitted: Saturday, August 20, 2011
Edited: Thursday, April 04, 2013

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  • Romeo Della Valle (11/4/2011 8:37:00 PM)

    Bravo! What a dream! What a dream that one day will come true. A dream that was clearly revealed one more time through you my fellow poet friend! Blessed are those that still can dream of wonderful things! Keep inspiring the World with more such well crafted and moving writes! God Bless You! Love and Peace for always! Romeo from New York City! ... (Report) Reply

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