Treasure Island

Catherine Mancini


Reflections on a Train Ride Whilst Reading.


The needless use of truths and lies,
Pour forth with sympathies,
Collected faces with bleeding eyes,
Unveil their fallacies.

Individualism realized,
Fought by thee as a whole,
Understanding theorized,
Is thought as black as coal.

Those whose art is beautiful,
Have realized themselves,
Controversy bountiful,
Placed on dusty shelves.

Submitted: Sunday, July 02, 2006
Edited: Thursday, August 12, 2010

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