Treasure Island

Bruce Larkin

(January 23,1957)

Cirque Du Soliel


Some jump the highest jumps;
Others tumble and roll.
Some swing on the trapeze;
Their grace stirs my soul.

Can humans really do that?
I think as I clap and gasp.
I'm sure I'd be terrified
To swing in someone's grasp.

They remind me of birds
Or otters at play.
I'm always enthralled
At Cirque Du Soliel!

Submitted: Wednesday, September 12, 2012
Edited: Thursday, September 20, 2012

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