Tuesday, November 22, 2005

Love in the Antipodean Garden


Love filters into the air
Like the smell of amorous roses
In the antipodean garden


The spring flowers burst open:
The bees oil their wings with desire;
Signaling the new dawn of kissing in the vines


The female kangaroo moves delicately
Across the manicured lawn
Her heart beats for Joey

Copyright © 2005 by Lawrence T. Udo-Ekpo
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