his trumpet

I heard it before I saw it.

A resounding rhythm,

that sang not to the ears

just straight through the soul.

 

A harmony so mesmerising

it themes all dreams.

Soft addictive lullabies

beating at one with the heart.

 

The more I hear

the more I desire

to become the subject

of the trumpet song.

 

©Cleopatra Chipo Kuuya 2004

 

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