Emmanuel George Cefai

Gold Star - 35,573 Points (12th March 1955 / Victoria, Gozo)

Narcissus Into The Waters Looked And Saw - Poem by Emmanuel George Cefai

Narcissus into the waters looked and saw
His beauty dangling like the apple of Eve
And serpent-like it wound herself around
The supple body.
I-I-too into the waters look and gaze
For some sweet silent silver voice all wandering
From water, bush or tree or air - wher’er it be-

That might I find whether my black queen
Keepeth her troth to me or betrays me.

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Poem Submitted: Sunday, October 9, 2011

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