Emmanuel George Cefai

Gold Star - 34,273 Points (12th March 1955 / Victoria, Gozo)

A Monk With Red Brown Robes - Poem by Emmanuel George Cefai

A monk with red brown robes
they saw
they asserted


In the cemetery last night
they said.

He was attuning psalms and

the ghosts and shrouds and shadows
thronged around

Lights came and went; and went and

Trembled with tremors Earth; then

A satin robe they saw before the
Dawn came; walking then

And King Night furtive went down
Cemetery Lane.

Topic(s) of this poem: life

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Poem Submitted: Tuesday, April 28, 2015

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