Treasure Island

Cecil Lees


Spring


Spring, when the entire world awakes anew.
Winter has passed and the sun peeps through,
Birds that were silent are in song again,
The grass is looking green again,
I must walk down that country lane again,
Now that spring is here.
The lambs appear in sheltered places,
With a look of wonder on their faces,
So this is the world, they gaze with awe,
Would they soon be slaughtered and be no more.
Little calves with coats of silk,
One day to provide us with their milk,
The cuckoo to the birds a pest,
Will lay its eggs in another nest,
I spy a rabbit with powder puff tail,
Running swiftly over hill and dale.
Everything seems to be out of winters groove,
So this is spring and all around,
The many flowers peep from the ground,
So always remember when winters here,
Spring will come and bring us cheer.

Submitted: Saturday, May 25, 2013
Edited: Friday, September 06, 2013

Do you like this poem?
0 person liked.
0 person did not like.

What do you think this poem is about?



Read this poem in other languages

This poem has not been translated into any other language yet.

I would like to translate this poem »

word flags

What do you think this poem is about?

Poet's Notes about The Poem

Cecil Lees 1985

Comments about this poem (Spring by Cecil Lees )

Enter the verification code :

There is no comment submitted by members..

PoemHunter.com Updates

New Poems

  1. A Symbol Of Freedom, Joseph T. Renaldi
  2. Keeping Done A Decadence, Lawrence S. Pertillar
  3. Writing Into Existence, RoseAnn V. Shawiak
  4. Reap & Sow, Angela K Brown
  5. Street Culture, Angela K Brown
  6. James Brown, Angela K Brown
  7. Spell, dr.k.g.balakrishnan kandangath
  8. All of Me, Angela K Brown
  9. White water-lily, Mark Heathcote
  10. Dance With Me, Alesia Leach

Poem of the Day

poet Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

When the hours of Day are numbered,
And the voices of the Night
Wake the better soul, that slumbered,
To a holy, calm delight;

Ere the evening lamps are lighted,
...... Read complete »

 

Modern Poem

 

Trending Poems

  1. 04 Tongues Made Of Glass, Shaun Shane
  2. The Road Not Taken, Robert Frost
  3. Still I Rise, Maya Angelou
  4. Dreams, Langston Hughes
  5. If You Forget Me, Pablo Neruda
  6. Do Not Stand At My Grave And Weep, Mary Elizabeth Frye
  7. Fire and Ice, Robert Frost
  8. Do Not Go Gentle Into That Good Night, Dylan Thomas
  9. Footsteps of Angels, Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
  10. Annabel Lee, Edgar Allan Poe

Trending Poets

[Hata Bildir]