Dilantha Gunawardana


Middle Earth


Consummation
Of virtue and sin, darkness and light
Heaven and hell
For the genesis of an inimitable creature

For man inhabits middle earth
The golden mean
A mystifying paradox

For Narcissus and Jesus
Lives in one body – within man

Submitted: Wednesday, March 12, 2014
Edited: Wednesday, March 12, 2014

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A poem on man

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