Treasure Island

Ole Makau Samuel

(04 May 1993 / Nairobi)

Of The Distance


Further in Space,
The gaps entrails in memories,
fragrance of the flowers,
are nowhere to be scent

Musics differ in lost horizons,
eventual ceremonies are gone,
usual accompaniment shadows,
the mystical throng of gongs

Where have such sequence went,
what do thus this meant,
if such wonders perceived to last,
alas I am but a wanderer cast

Submitted: Friday, January 10, 2014
Edited: Saturday, January 11, 2014

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