Treasure Island

Emmanuel George Cefai

(12th March 1955 / Victoria, Gozo)

Long, long the nights will thrive


Long, long the nights will thrive
And shine
For centuries more
So I desire them
So let it be:
And in the cemeteries of sites
Where
We have not yet reached or
Else renounced to Immortality
The Inner Souls as Psyche’ will
Still linger in the lights
Of centuries yet of nights.

Submitted: Tuesday, February 11, 2014
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