Treasure Island

Diana van den Berg

(4 November 1945 / Durban, South Africa)

A Moment's Grace


The notes
fell softly
from the flute
like maple leaves
in autumn sun
and years wafted away
and love was young again
when promises
were promises
forever and a day.

Submitted: Saturday, August 10, 2013
Edited: Tuesday, August 27, 2013

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(10 August 2012)

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