Treasure Island

Emmanuel George Cefai

(12th March 1955 / Victoria, Gozo)

The shrouds danced all


The shrouds danced all
around
around, around they danced

and danced in their wild trance
for mid-night had now struck
vibrated the earth-land!

and round and round giddying
they danced and danced
and round the mirrors turned

for at their will all fairy-style
the shrouds will mirrors of gold
and round and round they were

and round and round giddying
they danced and danced
and round the mirrors turned

Submitted: Saturday, October 05, 2013
Edited: Monday, October 07, 2013

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