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Cyprus Symphony

February 4, 2013

Ray Wyre

Oh Ray, we are so sorry You slipped away from us in your sleep. Too soon to leave us, so much still to do. You leave […]
February 4, 2013

Farewell

Farewell Bob, husband, father grandfather, friend. We will remember your goodness, your laughter my friend; Your patience and kindness, you gave of yourself. Always smiling, always […]
February 5, 2013

Our Church of England

Our much loved, cared for chapel, attended by so many people Can be viewed on a knoll from the road, door to steeple; And the soldier […]
February 4, 2013

The Love of Myself: or Myself So Amazing

How stupid, not to see my magnificence. How stupid to pass me by, Does the dazzle of my magnificence , Not hit you in the eye? […]
February 4, 2013

The Dentist

Beaming, she stood at her surgery door, looking over us all, Rather like a mother hen over her chicks. And the dark dismal atmosphere lifted away […]
February 5, 2013

Elena of The Aegean.

Standing youthfully tall and strikingly classic; Her black hair away from her face so fine and aristocratic, Her merry brown eyes and open smiling countenance Uplifts […]
February 5, 2013

Humble Verse

The power of humble verse is considerable, To say in a line the most beautiful, or the most despicable, To paint a portrait of honesty, of […]
February 4, 2013

Simon

He is there at the door, almost before you have called. Young and capable, Satellite Simon, known to nearly all. Stocky, not too tall, huge smile, […]
February 6, 2013

The Special Visitor

When he phones to ask if I am free for him to call, The world seems brighter than before; I look forward so much to his […]
January 20, 2013

Juan

There is a little piece of Spain at large in Limassol; You find him on the beach or in his home Immersed in caring activities. Juan, […]
January 20, 2013

The Therapist

for Dr Vasilios Silivistris Talk to me trustingly of your pain And what occurred to make you so unhappy again; Was it something that happened long […]
February 6, 2013

Modern British Foreign Diplomats

(The rebuttal; Cyprus, from October 6th— 30th December 2008) These days, men in high foreign diplomatic positions, It seems in their lofty ivory towers of distinction, […]