Treasure Island

David Harris

(18 June 1945 / Bradfield, England)

Solitaire


Silently I stepped around
not to disturb anyone with a sound.
Just to enjoy the morning silence
where my mind could wander around.

Enjoy the peace in the air
without intruding voices everywhere
and enjoy the solitaire
that the morning held there.


17 September 2010

Submitted: Saturday, October 16, 2010
Edited: Saturday, February 12, 2011

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  • Jean Dament (10/16/2010 11:59:00 AM)

    You captured the essence of silence in your lovely poem here. It's nice to have these quiet moments from time to time; since we live in such noisy environments these days.

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