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la mer

Click here to hear this 50-second poem read by the poet: la mer La Med by night dark calm sparkling in gentle moonlight soft rivers of mercury undulating mysterious while fish in splashes of gleaming silver dance along the shoreline … Continue reading

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La Mer

La Med by night dark calm sparkling in gentle moonlight soft rivers of mercury undulating mysterious while fish in splashes of gleaming silver dance along the shoreline by day whipped by the Mistral racing eastwards in choppy white tipped ridges … Continue reading

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Swimming Trunk

AnElephantCant go a day without swimming He just loves to splash in the Med He doesn’t care if it’s deep Or if the sea shore is steep He is used to being in over his head He lies in the … Continue reading

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I See Skies of Blue and Clouds of White

AnElephantCant stop contemplating the sky Though most folk say it is over his head He likes to savour each drop As he gazes up Unless of course he’s at home in his bed Le ciel over La Med is quite … Continue reading

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Aix and it shall be given

AnElephantCant think of many towns better Than vibrant picturesque Aix-en-Provence He wants you to know That Le Cours Mirabeau Is one of the best streets in all of La France La vieille ville is really quite beautiful With a cathedral … Continue reading

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If Paradise was Half as Nice

 AnElephantCant travel forever He arrives at his ultimate destination Yep he is finally there Au bord de la mer* The Med which for him holds great fascination He sees pretty ladies in French bikinis Some of which are quite frankly … Continue reading

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