Treasure Island

Shalom Freedman

(Troy New York)

The Silence Is Broken By First Light


And first light redeems the soul
And the soul redeemed
Believes it will live through the day
Without falling into total darkness-
And the light the light
Coming more and more
A blessing against all the accumulated
And all the anticipated
Sadness-

Submitted: Thursday, February 14, 2013
Edited: Friday, February 15, 2013

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