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CHRISTMAS, 2004

It’s true the sampan lanterns
twinkle on the water
like Venetian gold.

*

My son knew a man in Thailand
who ferried he and his friend
from night to night
before a big wave swept
his lined face and little boat away.

CHRISTMAS, 2004

It’s true the sampan lanterns
twinkle on the water
like Venetian gold.

*

My son knew a man in Thailand
who ferried he and his friend
from night to night
before a big wave swept
his lined face and little boat away.

Judith Skillman  62, Newcastle

 
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