Mangoes for Mango People

Rising, rolling upon the wind Escaped Summer’s first breath Taloned, sweat-spiked, eagle-winged, To my cosy peace is death The serene long dark of Winter The gentle mist-mellowed cool The burning Sun shall now splinter Thy placid rest, O dreaming fool! Raisins, almonds, peanuts, farewell! Fish, I hunt ye no more! Back, snug blanket, ye blazing … Continue reading Mangoes for Mango People


The Gift Of A Friend

Dear Lord, Dear Lord, Dear Lord, Dear Lord, Give me a gift, Give me the gift, The gift of a friend Dear Lord, as Thou knowest full well My soul is full of tears I cannot ease Dear Lord, Thou that knowest the wail of Hell Grant it awhile Thy blessed peace! Dear Lord, put … Continue reading The Gift Of A Friend