Treasure Island

Anthony Weir

(13th September 1941)

Catastrophe


Flowers are flowering
Larks are larking
Badgers badgering
Pines are pining
Rushes rushing
Fish are fishing
Plants are planting
Swallows swallowing
Stars are starring
The moon is mooning

And man is manning
Everything.

Submitted: Monday, May 01, 2006
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  • Will Barber (5/7/2006 12:23:00 PM)

    You already miss the planet - sensible enough, well-supported by science. And I loved the last line. The future robs the present, as the present robs the future. (Report) Reply

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