Treasure Island

Res John Burman

(27th October 1942 to 'Not Yet! ' / London, Middlesex, England)

'Farewell Haiku'

Little Church nestling
Beside the River Camel
Sweet morning birdsong

Blackbird sings on graves
Saint Michael's Church Porthilly
Mother's favourite song
Copyright © Res JFB 14th May 2010

19 years ago we buried my Mother in the graveyard at St Michael's Church, Porthilly, a pretty little church built by the Normans in the 13th century, on the banks of the River Camel, just opposite Padstow. A sweet resting place.
Rest in Peace Olive Eva ~ Much Love

Submitted: Saturday, February 12, 2011
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