Shalom Freedman

(Troy New York)

The Sadness of Uncertainty


THE SADNESS OF UNCERTAINTY

The sadness of uncertainty
Troubles tomorrow-
We live without knowing what will be
We dream and cannot know when and how
The world will bring us to a different place-
We try to feel we have our lives in our hands
But they go to places we never thought of-

Unthinking Reality
Is our portion
And what we become
A mystery we ourselves
Can only partly understand
Even in retrospect.

Submitted: Friday, April 05, 2013
Edited: Thursday, October 10, 2013

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