What Would We Have To Hide?

Malai is mountain. Melayu is where we make things

run. It is the current of our river. For 40,000 years,

 

we have been split by the South China Sea.

Our ground eroding, our bedrock dissolving

 

we have always made what we need.

We make cars. We build satellites.

 

Trust me, the planes we make do not go up

without coming back down.

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2 thoughts on “What Would We Have To Hide?

  1. I loved those last two lines!

    Wide of body, wing span
    thrust, velocity
    no Bermuda Triangle here
    just mountain, sea and a land
    where we planned to be.

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