Calypso and Odysseus… a poem

Calypso, what a flower

Held on tight for seven years

Poor Odysseus, laud the hours

Island bound

A trail of tears

Ebbed the tidings

Sing-song liar

Poseidon’s rage

Condemned the seas

Ino’s veil

Ensures the rescue

And finds Odysseus

Homebound and free

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Author: What Words May Come

Hopeless romantic; joker; father and grandfather; husband; sportsman; part-time writer;

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