Gert Strydom

Bronze Star - 2,574 Points (03 April 1964 / Johannesburg, South Africa)

The Tractor - Poem by Gert Strydom

No ploughing could be done
without

the red Massy Ferguson
tractor

that broke right next to
the field

of hard brown-red earth
baking

in the hot summer sun
next to

the whispering big old
oak trees.


Comments about The Tractor by Gert Strydom

  • Bronze Star - 2,804 Points Paul Brookes (6/7/2013 2:57:00 AM)

    No tractor no work done and evocative poem 10/10 BB : O) (Report) Reply

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  • Gold Star - 5,863 Points Veeraiyah Subbulakshmi (6/7/2013 2:25:00 AM)

    I have seen this scene.. very beautiful.. (Report) Reply

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Poem Submitted: Friday, June 7, 2013

Poem Edited: Thursday, August 1, 2013


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