Treasure Island

Gert Strydom

(03 April 1964 / Johannesburg, South Africa)

I wanted to go back to my childhood days


I wanted to go back to my childhood days,
wanted to play with the delight of a child,
wanted to steal ripe peaches and hide them in my shirt
and I wanted to brake away from the here and now
but then I did meet you
with eyes reflecting the sun,
dancing like starry lights.

Submitted: Monday, September 16, 2013
Edited: Monday, September 16, 2013
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