Treasure Island

Emmanuel George Cefai

(12th March 1955 / Victoria, Gozo)

Pasternak said that our 'complex' life


Pasternak said that our 'complex' life
would only
be written in prose
not verse and song

But my great master look! there is but
relativity as between verse and prose
and one in to the other transforms
and vice-versa

It be like Einstein's e = mc 2 and
indeed one of its extensions.

I want to read prose that be verse and
song, though not so divided and
arranged formally.

And to have prose sung to me in verse
To lull me in the arms of sleepless
nights.

Submitted: Monday, October 07, 2013
Edited: Tuesday, October 08, 2013

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