Treasure Island

Altair Laahad


two butterflies


Two butterflies had wings
colored like rainbows
in warm sunlight, grazing
the nectar of life
on a carpet of flowers
joyfully.
Once bored of the landscape,
their wings fluttered
up a high eucalyptus tree,
gazed to an endless ocean ahead
and the high mountains back
and sighed:
' It's scary this world'

Submitted: Wednesday, April 10, 2013
Edited: Tuesday, October 08, 2013

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