Treasure Island

Anthony Degilio

(08/22/1992 / Port Charlotte)

Starlit night

Gaze upon thy heavens on this darkness-filled night,
For sanctuary will be seen in the beacon of light,
However so small that beacon may be,
Even so it feels like a dropp in endless sea,
It pierces the darkness ever encroaching,
Like a momentous dream fast approaching,
And when that sanctuary draws forever near,
Emerald tears of salvation may wash away fate's fears.

Submitted: Monday, September 14, 2009
Edited: Wednesday, September 15, 2010

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  • Jean Dament (9/23/2009 11:13:00 AM)

    This lovely poem had a nice flow to it & flare; which made it enjoyable to read.
    The word 'dropp'-should be 'drop' ok

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