maggie oke

Rookie (1973 / England)

Aerial View - Poem by maggie oke

You didn’t want to swim in the polluted sea
You only wanted to contemplate the purity
of the crystal mountain source
And look heaven wards
In thanks
For the nearness
To the clarity of the sky
To view in largesse
Noblesse oblige


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Poem Submitted: Thursday, March 10, 2005

Poem Edited: Friday, May 27, 2005


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