Jeffrey Stultz

(April 11,1961 / Tempe, Arizona)

Sorrow


You catch me watching you,
your laughing smile inquires what I'm about,
I say nothing, but my heart is full of wonder,
at the depth of sorrow in your eyes.
Sorrow endured, sorrow outlasted,
sorrow overcome.
Your eyes sparkle now
with a rich and resonant joy,
bringing awed silence to my
humbled heart.

aka Taliesin Flynn
1995

Submitted: Thursday, December 18, 2008
Edited: Friday, December 19, 2008

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