MALAGA MAI SAVAII

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By Jackie Fa’asisila, 30 May 2016

Passengers on life’s journey

Together randomly

A small ferry; a rainy day

People coming home; going away

Rank and status thrown to the wind

Smells of the sea, bodies, diesel

Blended like the pasese

Rich, poor, young, old

Weak, strong, happy, sad

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Bounced by swells and waves

 

Wrapped in colorful lavalava

Unafraid of the next surge

Undisturbed by the greys of reality

Stormy seas, relentless rain

Bodies rearranged carefreely

Seeking a space, shelter

Respite from the gales

Ready to move en masse

From boat to bus

On the journey of the day

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By Jackie Fa’asisila, 30 May 2016

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