Emmanuel George Cefai

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

Cottage Blest For Work - Poem by Emmanuel George Cefai

A cottage blest for work
Though tired
Though of dusk
A few poor embers
Over the poorer dust
They make warmth
The cottage with a homeliness
Be blest
That a wise soul
Would say
‘Here I will stay,
Not move at all
Enclose myself in here
Let the winds howl outside
And fire rains fall.’

Topic(s) of this poem: death, life

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Poem Submitted: Wednesday, November 18, 2015

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