Treasure Island

Emmanuel George Cefai

(12th March 1955 / Victoria, Gozo)

Nocturnal the bees hum today


Nocturnal the bees hum today
whence in the brazen sun
they hummed all drunken yesterday:
yet
today
subdued and still, their hum, though
audible
nocturnal the bees hum today.

Submitted: Sunday, September 29, 2013
Edited: Monday, September 30, 2013

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