CLOSURE

They say a time will come
When upon this earth
Evolution will girdle its gains
Back again around its girth

Many a wondrous tree
That we cherish and deeply love
Will, year by year, with time
Evolving slow dissolve

Many a beloved animal
Continents, rivers, plateaux
Even man, the so-called crown
Yes, our body too will go

And one day, even she
Heaven’s gate and heaven’s door
The lovely lovely rose
On earth will be no more.

– Che Chidi Chukwumerije.

5 thoughts on “CLOSURE

  1. Sehen schon mal sehr schön aus, Deine Bücher. Gratuliere Bin überzeugt, daß sie auch ein interessantes Innenleben haben. Alle guten Wünsche für das kommende Jahr, Lewi

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