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Wednesday, October 18, 2006

Down to a Sunlit Sea

I beheld the choices all arrayed
In rows so neat the truth betrayed
Slipped past the precipice and fell
Tumbled, floated, adrift in cloudless space
Through a violet sky
Looked up and saw those choices recede
Looking down at me with misted eyes

Fell without friction
No unquiet wind to disturb my peaceful descent
Down to a sunlit sea

1 comment:

Liam J. said...

I love this!

Great poem, Earl.