Treasure Island

Lento Maez


A Street Called Sadness


He lived on a street called sadness
Devoid in toto of gladness
And those who went there
Soon were filled with despair
Heaven then helped to repair
Along came a stormy banshee
And wiped all the misery to sea
This totally turned miserable sadness
To profoundly joyful new gladness
A miracle was born you see

Submitted: Friday, August 23, 2013
Edited: Friday, September 13, 2013

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  • Lyn Paul (12/31/2013 8:08:00 PM)

    We probably need many more stormy banshee to turn more streets into gladness. Lovely words. Thank you (Report) Reply

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