Sunday, May 15, 2011

Shared Destiny

"I shall not die,"
the child believes
and laughs in her delight.

"I came to die,"
the savior cries
In anguish to the night.

"I too shall die,"
the child soon learns
and feels the stab of fear.

"I live forever,"
Jesus proclaims.
"Look up, for I am here."

1 comment:

  1. I really love this poem!
    Enough that I've added this blog to the blogroll on my poetry blog (http://opiumcactus.blogspot.com/)

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