Treasure Island

Dr John Celes

(14-2-1957 / Coimbatore, Tamilnadu, India)

Sonnet: The Beautiful Sky


Many a patterned clouds, I must have seen
All days of life, so glorious to the eyes;
Quite captivating too, many have been;
What beauty, so enthralling, holds the skies!

And night has shown the starry heaven’s view;
The sun and moon have added splendor much;
And dawn and twilight, awesome with their dew;
-The Master painter’s brush’s magic touch!

And rarely have I seen some rarer sights;
My mind could not discern their meanings still;
What frescoes got displayed by darkness, lights!
God promised me far better things by will!

If skies have wonders breath-taking indeed,
What more the universe can man’s heart feed!

Submitted: Monday, July 22, 2013
Edited: Tuesday, July 23, 2013
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the immense beauty of the creation
Copyright by Dr John Celes 22-07-2013

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