Robert Louis Rests

For here I lie near death on prized day bed,
Two pillows underneath my stricken head,
The latest news from home as yet unread
While “Talofa lava” greets me, prayers are said.

David Watt is a poet from Canberra, Australia. His work has been published in various titles of Collections of Poetry and Prose,/i>, and on websites including The Ekphrastic Review, The Society of Classical Poets and others. His poems often incorporate humor, and respond to a wide range of themes.