Emmanuel George Cefai

Gold Star - 23,533 Points (12th March 1955 / Victoria, Gozo)

Apart - Poem by Emmanuel George Cefai

How long apart
How long apart
The seas in front
They roared
Rattling the pebbles:
Wild and lone
Stood I on the shore.

I saw the fading
That went with my ageing
Yet verse was still young
Yet suffering.

I hear
Bells from churches
In the distance
Yet my verse was still young
Yet suffering.

Topic(s) of this poem: illness, nature, ruins, spiritual, suffering

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Poem Submitted: Sunday, July 10, 2016

Poem Edited: Monday, July 11, 2016

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