Treasure Island

Edwin Cordero


The Sea and the Lighthouse


Moon, strengthen the tide.
Seas of regret and pride—
Faith, the lighthouse of my life,
How do you shine so bright?
I will never let sight of my ruby go—
May be drowned if the false truth unfolds.
But, even then, freezing in the ocean's cold,
Memory will light our hearts as we together grow old.

Submitted: Sunday, March 03, 2013

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