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(Stonehenge: In 2013, I joined the crowd of visitors and tourists to view these giant stones that have stood majestically tall for centuries.)

This ancient site.
A mystery still locked.
Of myths that surround.
So near, yet to touch!

Folk tales are plentiful.
About these giant stones.
Was it brought here?
A spell cast by Merlin.

Once, free to walk among.
To touch them in awe.
Maybe, they were climbed.
Now, the stones are roped off.

Erosion. Weather elements.
Reason to protect.
To preserve this heritage.
Hence, viewed from a distance.

By C.E. Pereira

(Pixs by C.E. Pereira)



I'm a Eurasian of Portuguese, English, Scottish and Malay heritage. And my extended family are of Chinese and Indian heritage. In recent years, the younger generation have added on to include spouses from the Philippines, Nigeria and Russia. My world is made up of different colours like the rainbow. And like the rainbow I am unique. Reading is my form of relaxation, to escape from the drudgery of daily life and enter into a world of the imagination. It is the love of reading that has led me to try my hand in writing short stories and poems. I hope that in some way my stories and poems will take you for a little while away from the drudgery of the present into the pages of imagination. To new friends found, I bid you, Welcome. Sincerely, C.E. Pereira

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