Don’t Tell

By Katelyn Daly (14), St Laurence College, Loughlinstown, Dublin

Photograph: Luca Libralato Photography/Getty Images

Photograph: Luca Libralato Photography/Getty Images

 

When the moon rises from the hilltops
Like a firefly in a pitch black sky
Not a soul is heard
A family
Sit on the edge of earth
With a sight to leave you speechless
They dared not tell anyone
For it will be taken
By a thing named doubt