Treasure Island

Harriet James


The world will never understand


The world will never understand our love
So we'll not judge it by their measures.
We'll just accept it as a gift
And guard it as our treasure.

I have been fighting with a worldly view.
Now let me heal those wounds
I've inflicted on you.
Keep me mindful of our origin of truth.

Submitted: Thursday, July 19, 2012
Edited: Thursday, July 19, 2012

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