That Vast Repository

Prayer

 

to the azure
arms, fingers outstretched
in trial
in jubilation
in plea, invocation
flung upward, in hope
a quick, a favourable, rejoin
falls to earth
from where, we assume, have faith
a vast repository
of unknowable truths
resides
saving us from
our incessant folly

words and picture © 2014 by DC Lessoway

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