Shalom Freedman

(Troy New York)

The Morning Light Is Outside/ The Morning Sorrow Within


The morning light is outside
The morning sorrow within
Which will overcome today
I don't know
I try to be in the light
But the sorrow at times is overwhelming
How can I make the sorrow the light?
I can't
The sorrow itself must
And sometimes it does
Often it does
Later in the day.

Submitted: Friday, March 23, 2012
Edited: Friday, March 23, 2012
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