Emmanuel George Cefai

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

Respite From Suffering - Poem by Emmanuel George Cefai

Out in the City first
then outside in the
encircling environs;
he sate himself
the kindly sun was
the first sunset glances
were out...
and after the dusk
hummed he to himself
as the breezes rose
and flowers behind
in front around
all scented.
over his brow
the Poet Seer grew
He thought of
Then his brow
As he thought
of the sweet respite
from suffering
that alas!
was soon to fade.
He rose and went back
to the City
went back to

Topic(s) of this poem: suffering

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Poem Submitted: Tuesday, January 16, 2018

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