Treasure Island

Connie Yost

(5/27/38 / Reed City, Michigan)

Once Upon A Morn' So Early


Once upon a morn' so early, the moon's last smile, though soft and pearly, held
a story once foretold,
That all that glistens is not gold, And soon the moon is but a sliver
And those now born are getting old, and magic portions are not sold.
Except to those who's love of life still keep their arrows in the quiver.

Submitted: Sunday, April 28, 2013
Edited: Tuesday, September 24, 2013

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