Emmanuel George Cefai

Gold Star - 34,589 Points (12th March 1955 / Victoria, Gozo)

Night Has Marched - Poem by Emmanuel George Cefai

The
Night
Has
Marched
Kept
Off
The
Dusk
Kept
Off
The
Waning
Wh ite
Of
Day
Fell
The
Emotions
Sl ow
The
Lights
In
The
Old
Towns< br>And
Cities
One
By
One
And
Sl ow
Mournful
You
Face
The iron gates
Of
The
Cemetery
Your
HeartEnters
The
Feet
Remain
Rooted
Yo ur
Inner
Soul
Enters
The
Cemetery< br>Enters
Up
The
Road
That
LeadsUpwards
Upwards
You
Hear
The
Cha nts
Of
The
Ghosts
And
The
Shrou ds
The
Rattling
Skeletons
The
Ceas ing
Chants
The
Genesis
And
Beginni ng
Of
The
Whispers…
Whispering….

Topic(s) of this poem: night


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Poem Submitted: Tuesday, January 9, 2018



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