Treasure Island

Marites C. Cayetano

(Philippines)

From The Same Tree


From the same tree
there is the good fruit
there is the bad fruit....

From the same tree
the good fruit goes to the market
the bad fruit...to the soil.

From the same tree
is the reason for the lonely farmer
to wake up each morning
to see how the fruits grow well...
and is the reason for the lonely farmer
for not winning the heart of his beloved
who prefer the city life

From the same tree
there is the good fruit
there is the bad fruit.

Submitted: Monday, July 23, 2012
Edited: Wednesday, July 25, 2012

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