Home    

It Matters

by Audrey M Scott


Words words words
like slashes of scythe,
harvest my confidence;
like a net capturing, crumpling, belittling
until broken I am cowered in a cloud
blanketing my world.

Flinching as though of whip lashes,
I feel self expiration.
Sunken low,

in spirit of mind I seek you out,
my life raft, where I can lay in
your presence, allow your beautiful
words wash over me as balm to
wounds.

You renew me in spirit and soul;
My body is again risen in strength
and determination.
The cloud might not disperse,
but I stand higher than the cloud,
you enrich me in your generosity
of caring love,
my friend, my knight.

‘Tis with you I love to sup.

06/01/2002

Posted on 01/05/2002
Copyright © 2022 Audrey M Scott

Return to the Previous Page
 

pathetic.org Version 7.3.2 May 2004 Terms and Conditions of Use 0 member(s) and 2 visitor(s) online
All works Copyright © 2022 their respective authors. Page Generated In 0 Second(s)