Eric Paul Shaffer


Rime for Mr. Frost


Some favor fire to end the world.
Cold is kinder.
From life to light in flames unfurled,
some favor fire to end the world.
Yet the last will see, in darkness whirled,
Cold holds all one: ageless binder.
Some favor fire to end the world.
Cold is kinder.

Submitted: Thursday, July 07, 2005

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