We Should not Delay

Twice three days

Past the last of the

Snow-and-salt trees,

Belts of long mountains,

We may find

What we deserve

In this serious desert:

The Gates of the Lost

Or Absolution’s pretty gardens.

Though there be no rush –

We each have, after all,

The rest of our lives-

We should not delay

The departure.

images (from film The Way back) : www.damngoodcup.com and www.screencrave.com

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One thought on “We Should not Delay

  1. Robin says:

    This is beautiful. Thank you.

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