Reynald Romea Luminarias
Civilization is a limitless multiplicationof unnecessary necessities.
likewise, i’ll be
i shall not trample on
the helpless dandelion.
(o they’re great for salad
with a light touch of lemon)
i shall be an enlightened nomad,
building no fence; taking no offense;
not causing anyone to stumble on
any lofty or petty thing.
i’ll leap like a gazelle, fly for i have wings;
i’ll batter no butterfly nor hurt a chimpanzee;
sing i will, alighting on the limb of a flame tree